How to Install VirtualBox by YUM & Getting Started on Linux Fedora 18 KDE4 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 the Latest VirtualBox for Fedora 18 KDE4 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 Linux14-18 Kde4 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 18:

    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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