Saturday, January 17, 2009

Installation of Virtual Box in Ubuntu 8.10

Installation

Step 1: Add following address in /etc/apt/sources.list

deb http://download.virtualbox.org/virtualbox/debian intrepid non-free

Step 2: Add public key

wget -q http://download.virtualbox.org/virtualbox/debian/sun_vbox.asc -O- | sudo apt-key add -

Step 3: Update and Install necessery package

sudo apt-get update

sudo apt-get install dkms

Step 4: Install the virtual box

sudo apt-get install virtualbox-2.1

It will start the to install and will add the network interfaces.

Open the Virtual Machine Application and create the machines.

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