Virtual Box

Willis Taylor gods-servant at sbcglobal.net
Wed Feb 27 06:48:44 UTC 2008


Thank you.  i found it under Applications-->System Tools once I began to
look for InnoTek.

Alexandra Zaharia wrote:
> On 2/27/08, Willis Taylor <gods-servant at sbcglobal.net> wrote:
>> I found the package and it marked three more in synaptic.  It showed
>>  that they were downloaded and installed but I can't find the Virtual
>>  Box.  Any clue would help and thanks.
> 
> Hello,
> 
> You can run VirtualBox by typing in a terminal or in the "Run" window
> "VirtualBox" (notice the uppercase "V" and "B").
> 
> If it doesn't appear in your menu yet, you need to refresh either
> gnome-panel or kmenu - depending on what you're using: Gnome or KDE.
> 
> For Gnome, type in a terminal:
> 
> killall gnome-panel
> 
> For KDE, type in a terminal:
> 
> kbuildsycoca --incremental
> 
> I have VirtualBox installed on Kubuntu 7.10 and in my case it appears
> under K Menu -> System -> innotek VirtualBox
> 
> In any case, if this doesn't work, it means there probably was a
> problem at the install. Just to make sure you have VirtualBox
> installed, type in a terminal:
> 
> dpkg -l | grep virtualbox
> 
> The command above should output a line like:
> 
> ii  virtualbox
> 1.5.4-27034_Ubuntu_gutsy                 innotek VirtualBox
> 
> HTH,
> 
> Alex.
> 

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