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Docker-machine in Ubuntu VM 18.04


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Hello!

New to Docker here!
My host computer is running Windows 10 home. I’ve installed virtual box and created a Ubuntu 18.04 VM.

Inside this ubuntu image i’ve installed Docker and docker-machine (and virtualbox also).
I followed the tutorial from docs.docker.com and i’m stuck at creating new VMs with docker-machine. Whenever i try to create them i get this message:

chino@chino-VirtualBox:~$ sudo docker-machine create --driver virtualbox myvm1
Running pre-create checks…
Error with pre-create check: “This computer doesn’t have VT-X/AMD-v enabled. Enabling it in the BIOS is mandatory”

Now this computer is a Core i7 6700, does have Virtualization in the Bios and the Ubuntu VM has also VT-x/AMD-v enabled.

Am i doing something wrong? For what i’ve read it seems that it’s not possible to use docker-machine inside a Ubuntu VM? is this so?