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Monday, July 12, 2010

Virtualbox - mount/unmount CD/DVD

I was having problems installing guest additions on Ubuntu Lucid, with the following error:
Could not mount the media/drive '/usr/share/virtualbox/VBoxGuestAdditions.iso' (VERR_DEV_IO_ERROR)

The answer was to:

"Shut down the guest. Go to the storage section of the guest settings in the VBox program.
Click once on the CD/DVD and then on the right select empty in the drop down list.
Start the guest and then click on install guest additions."


http://forums.virtualbox.org/viewtopic.php?f=7&t=27168

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