Login or Register to Reply

Thread Tools Search this Thread
# 1  

I want to change my virtual box disk to immutable. When I try to do that I get the following error.

Error changing medium type from Normal to Immutable.
Cannot change the type of medium '/root/VirtualBox VMs/fedora13/fedora13.vmdk' because it is attached to 1 virtual machines
Please help me how to resolve this. My host system is RHEL 5.6

Last edited by fpmurphy; 09-02-2014 at 09:54 PM..
# 2  
Open the Virtual Media Manager, "release" the affected image and try again.
The Virtual Media Manager allows you to

    remove an image from the registry (and optionally delete the image file when doing so);

    "release" an image, that is, detach it from a virtual machine if it is currently attached to one as a virtual hard disk.

Login or Register to Reply

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:
Advanced Search

More UNIX and Linux Forum Topics You Might Find Helpful
Clone on virtualBox
Hello; Please,I did the clone on virtualBox, but the machines have the same IP address: eth2 Link encap: Ethernet HWaddr 8:00:27: f0: 92:19 inet addr: Bcast: Mask: how to change the address please? Thank you so much... IP Networking
IP Networking
NetBSD on VirtualBox
Hello, guys! I use Ubuntu 9.04 as desktop operating system and I want to make some tests on NetBSD. I tried to install as a virtual sistem on VirtualBox but it doesn't want to install. You can see the error in the attached file. Do you guys have any clue about what the problem could be?... Virtualization and Cloud Computing
Virtualization and Cloud Computing
OpenSolaris on VirtualBox
I've just installed VirtualBox on my PC and installed OpenSolaris as a virtual machine within it. The PC connects to the internet via a router and uses DHCP to get its IP address. How do I configure the OpenSolaris virtual machine to use the same DHCP server so I can connect it to the net. At the...... Solaris