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From: "Matthew Miller" <mattdm(a)fedoraproject.org>
To: "Discussions about development for the Fedora desktop"
Sent: Wednesday, June 4, 2014 3:36:04 PM
Subject: Re: Package List Discussion
On Wed, Jun 04, 2014 at 03:01:33PM +0200, Kalev Lember wrote:
> > Windows. If GNOME Boxes, libvirt, etc. is installed by default then I'll
> > remove it and install VirtualBox. That's not because I prefer VBox - I
> > don't at all - but because Microsoft provides images for VBox and making
> > them work nicely with libvirt is a hassle I can do without.
> This is a very good use case, thanks for bringing this up.
> Is there anything we could do to make it easier for you? I know
> VirtualBox distributes their stuff upstream in rpm format, but compiles
> parts of it (the kernel modules) after installation. Would it make it
> easier to set up VirtualBox if we included the kernel-devel and gcc
> packages in the default install?
Or alternately, can we make it so those provided VBox images _just work_
with our open virtualization software?
It is on Zeeshans todo list:
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