Mount a Physical Disk in VirtualBox  

Sometimes it is necessary to access a physical disk within a VirtualBox virtual machine.  This is actually quite simple just a few steps are required.

Mount an ISO  

Using the module loop it is possible to mount a filesystem file. squashfs is a .loop. with (de)compression (Compressed Loopback Device) and it is possible to mount a compressed filesystem like a block device and seamlessly decompress its data while accessing it.

Password-Less Login  

Are you sick of typing in your password every time you have to copy a file to, or log into, your server. Well it's super easy to add your ssh key (which we'll create) to your servers authorized_keys file. Let's start...


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