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    Chrome OS install. No mbr image

    The following is the output of a Chrome OS installation in Virtual Box converting Chrome OS image to Virtual Box image, os.vdi.
    There is no mbr image in specified location and subsequently no os.vdi.
    Ubuntu/9.10 (karmic)

    Thanks, Ian

    1+0 records in
    1+0 records out
    1 byte (1 B) copied, 4.2683e-05 s, 23.4 kB/s
    1+0 records in
    1+0 records out
    1 byte (1 B) copied, 4.08e-05 s, 24.5 kB/s
    mke2fs 1.41.9 (22-Aug-2009)
    Filesystem label=C-STATE
    OS type: Linux
    Block size=4096 (log=2)
    Fragment size=4096 (log=2)
    44832 inodes, 179200 blocks
    8960 blocks (5.00%) reserved for the super user
    First data block=0
    Maximum filesystem blocks=184549376
    6 block groups
    32768 blocks per group, 32768 fragments per group
    7472 inodes per group
    Superblock backups stored on blocks:
    32768, 98304, 163840

    Writing inode tables: done
    Creating journal (4096 blocks): done
    Writing superblocks and filesystem accounting information: done

    This filesystem will be automatically checked every 28 mounts or
    180 days, whichever comes first. Use tune2fs -c or -i to override.
    qemu-img: Could not open '/home/ian/chromiumos/chromiumos.git/src/build/images/'

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    Linux Guru reed9's Avatar
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    Boston, MA
    Haven't tried installing chrome os myself, but it seems like the easiest method would be to download the zipped USB image from here

    Unzip and use the resulting image in VirtualBox.

    Tutorial: How to run Chrome OS in VirtualBox Chrome

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