How To Install VirtualBox 4.3.6 On Ubuntu, Linux Mint, Pear OS, Elementary OS, Debian Wheezy And Kwheezy Via The Oracle Repository

Hello Linux Geeksters. As you may know, VirtualBox 4.3.6 has been released a while ago. For more information, see the official changelog.

how to install VirtualBox 4.3.6 on Ubuntu, Linux Mint, Pear OS, Elementary OS, Debian Wheezy and Kwheezy.

In this article I will show you how to install VirtualBox 4.3.6 on Ubuntu, Linux Mint, Pear OS, Elementary OS, Debian Wheezy and Kwheezy.

Because it is available via the Oracle repository, installing Virtualbox on Debian and Ubuntu based systems is easy. All you have to do is add the ppa to your system, download and import the repo’s key, update the local repository index and install the virtualbox-4.3 package. Like this:

$ sudo sh -c 'echo "deb http://download.virtualbox.org/virtualbox/debian $(lsb_release -sc) contrib" >> /etc/apt/sources.list'
$ wget -q http://download.virtualbox.org/virtualbox/debian/oracle_vbox.asc -O- | sudo apt-key add -
$ sudo apt-get update
$ sudo apt-get install virtualbox-4.3

how to install VirtualBox 4.3.6 on Ubuntu, Linux Mint, Pear OS, Elementary OS, Debian Wheezy and Kwheezy.

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