another instance of my desktop in VertBox but?
Well as the title says, I am trying to install ubuntu 12.04 lts 64bit in virtual box, but for some reason it's not bring up a gui, I pointed it to where it would use the iso; install from there, but only get a shell prompt, an did the help but not really helpful!! Any ideas? An thanks ahead of time!...
Re: another instance of my desktop in VertBox but?
What is your host operating system and which version of VirtualBox are you using? If I understand you right, the Ubuntu installer is not starting in graphical mode. How is the VM configured and did you verify the checksum of the downloaded iso file?