How-to Install Latest VirtualBox 5.4 on Linux Gentoo 12.1 Amd64 Desktop Step-by-Step Easy Guide

March 5th, 2013 by Regaz



The Guide Shows You Step-by-Step How-to Install and Quick Getting-Started with Latest VirtualBox 5.4 on Linux Gentoo 12.1 64bit Desktop.

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

VirtualBox & Linux
  1. Download VirtualBox Linux All Distributions Amd64:

    VirtualBox Linux Amd64.run
  2. Open Terminal Window
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)
  3. Installing Prerequisite Packages
    sudo su

    If Got “User is Not in Sudoers file” then Look: Solution

    emerge install libsdl

    Check if QT is Installed:

    which qmake

    To Install QT:

    How-to Install the QT4 Sdk for Linux Gentoo

    Install Qt5 SDK for Linux Gentoo
  4. Installing Latest VirtualBox
    cd /VirtualBox*.run

    Give Permissions:

    chmod +x VirtualBox*.run;

    Installing:

    ./VirtualBox*.run;
  5. Installing VirtualBox Guest Additions

    Linux VirtualBox How-to Install Guest Additions:

    Linux Installing Guest Additions
VirtualBox on Linux

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