The Guide Shows You Step-by-Step How to Install and Quick Start with Latest VirtualBox by YUM on Fedora Linux 17 Lxde Desktop.
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- Open Terminal Window
(Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)
- Installing Latest VirtualBox
If Got “User is Not in Sudoers file” then see: How to Enable sudo
Pick the Latest VirtualBox Relase for Linux
yum install VirtualBox-
How to Add the VirtualBox Repo for Fedora 17:Adding Fc18 VirtualBox Repo
- Enabling Automatic VirtualBox Kernel Modules Rebuilding
This is Useful in Case of a Future Kernel Update…
yum install dkms
- Installing VirtualBox Guest Additions
Linux VirtualBox How to Install Guest Additions:Linux Installing Guest Additions