Question

Is there any import-path from a Virtualbox image to droplet ?

Posted March 3, 2020 234 views
Custom Images

A software provider has a VPN-server I would like to host on a server@@DigitalOcean.
They only deliver as AWS package or Virtualbox-image.
The solution itself is a Ubuntu 18.04 installation with stuff.
It seems dumb to me to install Virtualbox on Ubunto 18.04 to run ubuntu 18.04, thus I wonder what the best course of action is....

These answers are provided by our Community. If you find them useful, show some love by clicking the heart. If you run into issues leave a comment, or add your own answer to help others.

×
1 answer

Hello,

Yes, you should be able to do that by following the steps from this article here on how to create a DigitalOcean Droplet from an ISO format image:

https://www.digitalocean.com/community/tutorials/how-to-create-a-digitalocean-droplet-from-an-ubuntu-iso-format-image

Hope that this helps!
Regards,
Bobby

by Hanif Jetha
DigitalOcean's Custom Images feature allows you to bring your virtual disk images from an on-premise environment or another cloud platform to DigitalOcean and use them to start DigitalOcean Droplets. As described in...
Submit an Answer