# Aside #2 – RPi + VirtualBox = :(

Whilst I’ve been attempting to learn a new thing each month this year, I’ve been finding it really tricky to keep to the pretty loose schedule. As such, I though I’d try and note down every time a shiny new thing takes my interest, so that I have some idea why I’m incapable of completing a series of blog posts.

## Running Pi distros in VirtualBox

Apparently you can run raspberryPi distros in virtualbox (totally doesn’t work though..)

Converting a .img to a .vdi:

"C:\Program Files\Oracle\VirtualBox\VBoxManage.exe" convertfromraw -format VDI path:\to\input.img path:\to\output.vdi


Instigator
— trying to get decent screenshots of the various pi OS without having to take pics of the tv