Install VirtualBox 6.1 on Ubuntu 18.04

VirtualBox 6.1 on Ubuntu

First you need to add VirtualBox repository

Add Keys

Do an apt upgrade

If you have older version of VirtualBox installed, remove it

Install VirtualBox 6.1 with

If you use Vagrant, you may need to install latest version as the vagrant provided by ubuntu won’t work with VirtualBox 6.1 […]

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VirtualBox Ubuntu Shared Folder

Once you shared a folder in VirtualBox with Ubuntu Guest, you need to install VirtualBox Guest additions, this can be done from menu.

Once this is done, in your Guest OS, you will see a CD rom, install the provided software. Before you can use shared folder, you need to add the user you […]

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Oracle VM VirtualBox

VirtualBox Ubuntu Shared Folder VirtualBox allow you to create Virtual Machines. This is useful for testing. Here is some useful CLI commands To list all VMS

To list currently running vms

To start a VM

To start a VM in background

To poweroff a VM


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