David McKenna wrote:Paul Smedley has a new Virtual Box build up that contains (among other
things) a conversion utility (Qemu-img.exe) that will convert VirtualPC .vhd containers to VirtualBox .vdi.
When I try to run it against my VirtualPC WinXP container, I get a 'file read
error' right when it gets to 2GB. My VirtualPC container actually consists of
4 seperate files, each at most 2GB in size, so I am guessing the utility
fails because it wants one big file (not multiple segments).
Does anyone know if it is possible to connect these 4 files into one large
container - and if so how?
StarNamer wrote:A spliy .VHD file (i.e. one with multiple segments) is just that. So they can be made into a single file just by copying. That is...
COPY X.VHD+X.V01+X.V02+X.V03 Y.VHD
should work. There's a blog from a guy who works for microsoft where this was discussed. Search for "Virtual PC Guy".
magog96 wrote:You need CMD (4OS2 doesn't work = no large file support) and you have to use the /B (for binary) parameter:
COPY X.VHD+X.V01+X.V02+X.V03 Y.VHD /B
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