How to Install VirtualBox by YUM & Getting-Started on Linux Fedora 17 Lxde Desktop Step-by-Step Easy Guide

March 3, 2013 | By Regaz | Filed in: Uncategorized.

The Guide Shows You Step-by-Step How to Install and Quick Start with Latest VirtualBox by YUM on Fedora Linux 17 Lxde Desktop.

Finally, the post’s Content is Expressly Reduced to Give Focus to the Essentials Instructions and Commands.

VirtualBox & Linux
  1. Open Terminal Window
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)
    Fedora Linux17 Lxde Open Terminal
  2. Installing Latest VirtualBox
    su 

    If Got “User is Not in Sudoers file” then see: How to Enable sudo

    yum-search VirtualBox

    Pick the Latest VirtualBox Relase for Linux

    yum install VirtualBox-

    How to Add the VirtualBox Repo for Fedora 17:

    Adding Fc18 VirtualBox Repo
  3. Enabling Automatic VirtualBox Kernel Modules Rebuilding

    This is Useful in Case of a Future Kernel Update…

    yum install dkms
  4. Installing VirtualBox Guest Additions

    Linux VirtualBox How to Install Guest Additions:

    Linux Installing Guest Additions
VirtualBox on Linux

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