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VirtualBox is available for free with source code available here. A "VirtualBox Extension Pack" that includes virtual USB 2.0, VirtualBox RDP & PXE boot support is available only under a commercial license. VirtualBox is available on Windows, Linux, OSX and Solaris. See More
While a VFIO virtual machine can be run in windowed mode, it does not perform at near native performance while doing so, a second monitor output is required in order to display the GPU output with near native performance. This can for example be achived using a secondary monitor, or by plugging both your host and virtual machine video output into the same monitor and switching between them with a button if it supports it. See More
Since the hardware is attached to the virtual machine, it cannot be used outside of it, meaning two GPUs are required if using a graphical environment. IGPUs (integrated GPUs, usually included in consumer grade CPUs) can of course also be used. See More
One game, in particular, Counter-Strike: Global Offensive, does not allow its users to play the game using a VFIO setup. This could, however, be overcome by playing it on your host machine, since the game runs on Linux. Then you could either rely on your secondary graphics card to run the game on your host machine or rebind your primary GPU to the host machine. See More
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