Monthly Archives: August 2013

CentOS Development Workstation in VirtualBox

Have you ever wanted to learn how to program or just need a clean & efficient environment to do same? I will demonstrate how to set up a very nice development environment to start off with. This tutorial is Windows-centric and will get you set up to program in Linux under an existing Windows installation. To get started lets grab the requisite pieces needed to get going. Here’s what you’ll need:

Now that you have the prerequisites click here for the particulars.

If all you want is a quick and dirty of how to do similar the CentOS Wiki has a page describing how to install CentOS as a Guest OS in VirtualBox.