[vbox-dev] createHardDisk and createBaseStorage

Frédéric SOSSON fsosson at gmail.com
Mon Aug 10 08:11:01 PDT 2009


after using addStorageController, I got this message: The machine is
not mutable (state is 1)

what does it mean?

2009/8/10 Frédéric SOSSON <fsosson at gmail.com>:
> OK, thanx for the piece of code provided by Nikolay
>
> 2009/8/10 Klaus Espenlaub <Klaus.Espenlaub at sun.com>:
>> Frédéric SOSSON wrote:
>>>
>>> do you mean vboxshell ?
>>
>> no, I usually don't mean vboxshell if I type VBoxManage ;)
>>
>> I know that many python programmers are highly allergic to C++ code, but
>> with VirtualBox it's just a fact that the vast majority of code which uses
>> the API is C++. And it should give you at least a hint what the usual
>> sequence of API calls is.
>>
>> Nikolay provided python code which does the job, but the same information
>> could be easily distilled out of VBoxManageDisk.cpp in the VirtualBox
>> sources. Or by looking at the API documentation.
>>
>> Klaus
>>
>>>
>>> 2009/8/10 Klaus Espenlaub <Klaus.Espenlaub at sun.com>:
>>>>
>>>> Frédéric SOSSON wrote:
>>>>>
>>>>> Hello,
>>>>>
>>>>> I try to create hard disk and to use createBaseStorage...
>>>>>
>>>>> Do you have a small sample ?
>>>>
>>>> The usual "sample" is VBoxManage. The total tool is relatively big, but
>>>> each
>>>> subcommand is usually pretty straightforward.
>>>>
>>>> Klaus
>>>>
>>>>
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>
>>
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