RAC Attack - Oracle Cluster Database at Home/RAC Attack 12c/Clone VirtualBox VM


  1. Shutdown the VM.
    [root@collabn1 ~]# shutdown -h now
    
     Broadcast message from root@collabn1.racattack
             (/dev/pts/0) at 8:42 ...
    
     The system is going down for halt NOW!
    
  2. Clone the disk collabn1.vdi: from VirtualBox Manager, click File -> Virtual Media Manager.


    Virtualbox 4: Virtual box manager

  3. Right-click on the disk collabn1.vdi and click Copy...


    Virtualbox 4: Clone Disk - Virtual Media Manager copy

  4. Leave the file collabn1.vdi, click Next.

    Virtualbox 4: Clone Disk - Virtual Media Manager HD to copy

  5. Leave VDI as file type. Click Next.

    Virtualbox 4: Clone Disk - HD type

  6. Leave Dinamically allocated. Click Next.

    Virtualbox 4: Clone Disk - allocation type

  7. Type in the full path or choose through the browse icon the Location for the disk file to be created.

    Again, it's better to use the common folder racattack12c previously created for all the virtual disks.

    The file should be named collabn2.vdi.

    Click Copy.

    Virtualbox 4: Clone Disk - new disk name

  8. Click Close to exit from the Virtual Media Manager.


Last modified on 14 September 2013, at 06:03