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Re: [alpine-user] virtualbox installation not persistent after alpine-setup

From: Ulf Volmer <>
Date: Thu, 9 Aug 2018 23:14:42 +0200

On 09.08.2018 22:45, Alexander Abramidis wrote:

> I have installed Alpine in Oracle Virtualbox. After that I have run
> setup-alpine and entered the following values (among others):
> sda; sys;
> So partitions are created.
> Then I entered "reboot", but all my settings got lost, also root forgot my
> provided password. I expected Alpine to save all my settings, but it did
> not.

i guess you are still booting from the iso image.
remove it from the VM or change the boot order.

best regards

Received on Thu Aug 09 2018 - 23:14:42 UTC