VirtualBox

A free virtualisation platform with optional proprietary plugins.
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Notes

Installation

Add the following deb repo (including on utopic):

deb http://download.virtualbox.org/virtualbox/debian trusty contrib
# TODO: give more detail on this step

Add the Oracle signing key:

wget -q https://www.virtualbox.org/download/oracle_vbox.asc -O- | sudo apt-key add -

Update and install:

sudo apt update
sudo apt install dkms virtualbox-4.3
# dkms is a system package, not an Oracle package

Reference: https://www.virtualbox.org/wiki/Linux_Downloads

Architecture


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