Article : Virtualbox_change_DVD

[root@storagebox Linux]# VBoxManage showvminfo liquid
Name: liquid
Guest OS: Red Hat (64 bit)
UUID: f267ff15-3869-4914-bf62-039ccc6090ee
Config file: /root/VirtualBox VMs/liquid/liquid.vbox
Snapshot folder: /root/VirtualBox VMs/liquid/Snapshots
Log folder: /root/VirtualBox VMs/liquid/Logs
Hardware UUID: f267ff15-3869-4914-bf62-039ccc6090ee
Memory size: 1024MB
Page Fusion: off
VRAM size: 12MB
CPU exec cap: 100%
HPET: off
Chipset: piix3
Firmware: BIOS
Number of CPUs: 1
Synthetic Cpu: off
CPUID overrides: None
Boot menu mode: message and menu
Boot Device (1): Floppy
Boot Device (2): DVD
Boot Device (3): HardDisk
Boot Device (4): Not Assigned
ACPI: on
IOAPIC: on
PAE: on
Time offset: 0 ms
RTC: UTC
Hardw. virt.ext: on
Hardw. virt.ext exclusive: on
Nested Paging: on
Large Pages: off
VT-x VPID: on
State: running (since 2012-01-04T00:51:38.274000000)
Monitor count: 1
3D Acceleration: off
2D Video Acceleration: off
Teleporter Enabled: off
Teleporter Port: 0
Teleporter Address:
Teleporter Password:
Storage Controller Name (0): IDE-Controller
Storage Controller Type (0): PIIX4
Storage Controller Instance Number (0): 0
Storage Controller Max Port Count (0): 2
Storage Controller Port Count (0): 2
Storage Controller Bootable (0): on
Storage Controller Name (1): SATA-Controller
Storage Controller Type (1): IntelAhci
Storage Controller Instance Number (1): 0
Storage Controller Max Port Count (1): 30
Storage Controller Port Count (1): 1
Storage Controller Bootable (1): on
IDE-Controller (1, 0): /usr/share/virtualbox/VBoxGuestAdditions.iso (UUID: 233647bd-95a6-4a98-ba2b-46f1ec3f8e3c)
SATA-Controller (0, 0): /root/VirtualBox VMs/liquid/liquid.vdi (UUID: 5da100b6-6a16-42ca-aa66-cb99f94b9b29)
NIC 1: MAC: 080027B35302, Attachment: Bridged Interface 'eth0', Cable connected: on, Trace: off (file: none), Type: 82540EM, Reported speed: 0 Mbps, Boot priority: 0, Promisc Policy: deny
NIC 2: disabled
NIC 3: disabled
NIC 4: disabled
NIC 5: disabled
NIC 6: disabled
NIC 7: disabled
NIC 8: disabled
Pointing Device: PS/2 Mouse
Keyboard Device: PS/2 Keyboard
UART 1: disabled
UART 2: disabled
Audio: enabled (Driver: ALSA, Controller: AC97)
Clipboard Mode: Bidirectional
Video mode: 720x400x0
VRDE: enabled (Address 0.0.0.0, Ports 5035, MultiConn: off, ReuseSingleConn: off, Authentication type: null)
VRDE port: 5035
Video redirection: disabled
VRDE property: TCP/Ports = "5035"
VRDE property: TCP/Address =
VRDE property: VideoChannel/Enabled =
VRDE property: VideoChannel/Quality =
VRDE property: VideoChannel/DownscaleProtection =
VRDE property: Client/DisableDisplay =
VRDE property: Client/DisableInput =
VRDE property: Client/DisableAudio =
VRDE property: Client/DisableUSB =
VRDE property: Client/DisableClipboard =
VRDE property: Client/DisableUpstreamAudio =
VRDE property: H3DRedirect/Enabled =
VRDE property: Security/Method =
VRDE property: Security/ServerCertificate =
VRDE property: Security/ServerPrivateKey =
VRDE property: Security/CACertificate =
USB: enabled

USB Device Filters:



Available remote USB devices:



Currently Attached USB Devices:



Shared folders:

VRDE Connection: not active
Clients so far: 0

Guest:

Configured memory balloon size: 0 MB
OS type: RedHat_64
Additions run level: 0

Guest Facilities:

Facility "VirtualBox Base Driver": not active (last update: 2012/01/04 02:24:19 UTC)
Facility "VirtualBox System Service": not active (last update: 2012/01/04 02:24:19 UTC)
Facility "Seamless Mode": not active (last update: 2012/01/04 02:24:19 UTC)
Facility "Graphics Mode": active/running (last update: 2012/01/04 02:24:19 UTC)


[root@storagebox Linux]#
#
# insert DVD
#
[root@storagebox Linux]# VBoxManage storageattach liquid --storagectl IDE-Controller --port 1 --device 0 --type "dvddrive" --medium "/isostore/debian-6.0.3-i386-amd64-source-DVD-1.iso"
#
# eject DVD
#
[root@storagebox Linux]# VBoxManage storageattach liquid --storagectl IDE-Controller --port 1 --device 0 --type "dvddrive" --medium none