How to Install Latest VirtualBox on Debian Stretch 9

January 12, 2017 | By thelinuxevangelist | Filed in: Tutorial.

Installing

  1. 3. Installing GDebi

    Checking/Installing GDebi Package Installer
    Because GDebi Manage All the Eventual needed Setup Dependencies.

    which gdebi

    If Not there then:

    sudo apt update

    sudo apt install gdebi-core gdebi
  2. 4. Installing VirtualBox

    Installing Latest VirtualBox
    First Access the Target:

    cd ~/Downloads

    Check the Package is there:

    ls . | grep virtualbox

    (Alternatively when Downloaded with Firefox it may be into /tmp/mozilla*)
    Then use GDebi to manage gracefully the Installation:

    su -c "gdebi ./virtualbox*.deb"
  3. Install VMware Player for Free on Debian:
    VMware-Player for Debian.


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