VirtualBox Mac Host Raw Access

Posted on 2011-02-23
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Last Modified: 2012-06-27
Trying to gain raw access to usb disk formatted ntfs with Tuxera NTFS to install W7 x64 from OS X 10.6 VBox 4. I have the w7.vmdk but I can't open the disk... error: VERR_SUPLIB_WRITE_NON_SYS_GROUP. This clearly has something to do with permissions. Ideas?
Question by:rose1013
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gheist earned 1000 total points
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virtualbox binaries have overbroad permissions g+w gid <>0  (if looking at source code)
run disk tool and reverify permissions.

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