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Phoenix RC Simulator in Oracle Virtual Box 4.0 on Ubuntu 10.10

Jan 25, 2011, 18:33 (0 Talkback[s])

[ Thanks to Lyle for this link. ]

"It is now possible to run Phoenix from Linux host by using Virtual Box 4.0. During the last year, I've tried several times to run this sim in an Xp virtual box on my Ubuntu system. The closest I was able to get prior to this week, was the splash screen and a crash. For this reason, I'd been dual booting my machine with Ubuntu and Windows, but due to the extra effort required to reboot and start Windows, the amount of Sim flying I do has tapered off. That is all changing now!!

"Below is a screenshot of the sim running inside the virtual box.

"Just how is this done? It's fairly simple actually. Virtual box Guest Additions includes support for Direct X, which must be installed in safe mode."

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