Tag: VirtualBox

VirtualBox 5.2.22 Released with Further Linux 4.19 Fixes

A new maintenance release for Oracle VirtualBox 5.2 was released a day ago with audio and Linux additions fixes. VirtualBox 5.2.22 release highlights according to the changelog: Fixed a regression in the Core Audio backend causing a hang when returning from host sleep when processing input …

How to Install and Use FreeDOS on VirtualBox

This step-by-step guide shows you how to install FreeDOS on VirtualBox in Linux. Installing FreeDOS on VirtualBox in Linux In November of 2017, I interviewed Jim Hall about the history behind the FreeDOS project. Today, I’m going to tell you how to install and use FreeDOS. …

Install Oracle VM VirtualBox 5.1.20 On Ubuntu

Oracle VM VirtualBox 5.1.20 now available for download. Install VirtualBox 5.1.20 on Ubuntu Linux Systems. This release includes improvements and regression fixes for Oracle VM VirtualBox 5.1. Between them we can mention: GUI: fixed a possible crash when switching a multi-monitor VM into full-screen or seamless …

Oracle Virtualbox 5.1.16 Released with Various Fixes

Oracle Virtualbox 5.1.16, a new maintenance release for the 5.1 series, has been released with the most recent Kernel compile fixes. According to the changelog, Virtualbox 5.1.16 features: Fix general protection fault when running VBox in KVM. Another fix for handling certain MSRs on ancient CPUs …

Virtualbox 5.1.14 Released with Linux Kernel 4.10 Fixes

Oracle Virtualbox has released a new update for the Virtualbox 5.1 series with fixes to Linux 4.10 and Windows 10 hosts. According to the changelog, Virtualbox 5.1.14 features: fixed emulation of certain instructions for 64-bit guests on 32-bit hosts properly handle certain MSRs for 64-bit guests …

Virtualbox 5.1.12 Released with Kernel 4.9, 4.10 and Other Fixes

A new maintenance release for Oracle Virtualbox 5.1 has been released one day ago with Linux hosts and guests fixes and kernel 4.9, 4.10, 2.2.68 compile fixes. Changes in Virtualbox 5.1.12: VMM: fixed VERR_IEM_ASPECT_NOT_IMPLEMENTED Guru Meditations with certain Linux guests if KVM paravirtualization is enabled VMM: …

Virtualbox 5.1.10 Released with Kernel 4.9 Fixes

A new maintenance release for the 5.1 series, Virtualbox 5.1.10, has been released. For Linux, it brings fixes to Kernel 4.9 and Linux kernel module override rule. Other changes in Virtualbox 5.1.10: GUI: the USB filter settings dialog should allow to specify the USB revision in …

Oracle Virtualbox 5.1.4 Available for Upgrade

The second maintain release for the Virtualbox 5.1 series, Virtualbox 5.1.4, now is available for upgrade in the official Virtualbox Linux repository. Oracle has not yet announced the release of Virtualbox 5.1.4 at the moment. The changelog will be available once it’s ready in the wiki …

Virtualbox 5.1 Released, How to Install in Ubuntu 16.04

Oracle Virtualbox has just reached a new major 5.1 release. Here’s how to install it in Ubuntu 16.04. Virtualbox 5.1 ports its UI to Qt5, brings better Python 3 support, HDA (High Definition Audio) support for newer Linux guests, various VMM and other improvements and fixes. …

Oracle Virtualbox 5.0.22 Released with Various Fixes

A new maintenance release for Virtualbox 5.0 series was announced a few days ago with various fixes and improvements. Virtualbox 5.0.22 fixes build failure on Linux Kernel 4.7, mouse pointer offset in Linux client fullscreen mode, a potential Linux guest panic on AMD hosts, a potential …

How To Install VirtualBox from PPA in Ubuntu 16.04

Oracle provides official VirtualBox personal package archive (PPA) to install it in Ubuntu 16.04. The PPA is provided from VirtualBox own server, not from Launchpad. This PPA in the time we write this article, has latest VirtualBox version 5.0.18. Here the procedures shown step by step. …

Review Of CentOS 7

IntroductionAs mentioned in my previous review (Q4OS), I recently updated a guide designed to help people choose the right Linux distribution for them by going through the top 25 Linux distributions on Distrowatch and providing a short excerpt about each one, listing who they are for …

Virtualbox 5.0.16 Is Now Available to Download

Virtualbox is a popular app With a new Ubuntu release looming now is a great time to check out the release in a virtual machine. And the best virtual machine client for Linux is, arguably, the hugely popular Oracle’s Virtualbox. Oracle describes the app as ‘a general-purpose …