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How to Change the UUID of Virtual Disk (.VDI)

VirtualBox provides an utility named VBoxManage to create the clone of existing disk. In case you already created a copy of the disk and try to create the VM using this. You will face an issue of UUID already registered like below: Failed to open the hard disk D:\NewVM\myDisk1.vdi. Cannot register the hard disk ‘D:\NewVM\myDisk1.vdi’ {9ad88130-26ce-45e1-b415-b1b3a42d749a} because a hard disk ‘D:\myOldVM\oldDisk1.vdi’ with UUID...

towards data science

All of Statistics, Science, and Epistemology in 8 minutes.

All of statistics, science, epistemology, “data analytics,” “machine learning” (or indeed, “learning” in general), etc. comes down to one thing: “judging” as much of the book as possible by looking at as few pages as possible. More generally, it follows the following steps (this is really an expansion of a previous post):There is the reality. It’s complex, big, and has many moving parts. We probably will never get to...

edge_of_explosion

Success is Primal.

To this day, a small white box sits tucked away in the archives of a nondescript building in downtown Copenhagen stuffed next to other artifacts from a time when “frozen” meant death. The back of that seemingly insignificant box reads, “Grandfather’s beard, from the days of exile.” Inside that box lies the bushy, reddish-orange beard of a man whose life seems more fitting for Norse mythology than Danish fairy tales. In 1926,...