Solus 4.1 Linux VM Images for VirtualBox and VMware


Solus is an independently developed desktop operating system based on the Linux kernel and using its own desktop environment derived from GNOME. Starting with the Debian branch of Linux it migrated to a unique approach including Pisi and Evolve OS. It is offered as a curated rolling release model under the slogan “Install Today. Updates Forever”.

Solus contains a wide variety of desktop environments depending on release chosen, options include Solus' own Budgie Desktop, GNOME, MATE and KDE Plasma.

Here, we provide ready to use Solus 4.1 VirtualBox and VMware images for urgent requirements. The VirtualBox and VMware images are created in such a way that they are less in size but contains all the standard packages required for instant run.

Solus 4.1 (Budgie)

VirtualBox Image (Size 3.7GB)
VMWare Image (Size 3.7GB)

VM images comes pre-installed with VirtualBox Guest Additions / Open VM Tools for better performance.

Important Information


vCPU: 1



  /boot : 500MB

  swap : 4GB

  /       : 85GB

  /home: 10GB

Network: Bridged

Username: solus

Password : solus

(to become root, use sudo su -)

How To Use

You can visit our dedicated section on how to import virtual machine images on VirtualBox and VMware Workstation.


Thank you for downloading ready to use Solus 4.1 VM images. Please feel free to share your feedback in the comments section.