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Install Oracle VM VirtualBox 4.2.14

Posted by Hendry chinnapparaj on July 1, 2013

Install Oracle VM VirtualBox 4.2.14

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Install VBOXADDITIONS_4.1.2_73507 for OEL 5

Posted by Hendry chinnapparaj on November 3, 2011

[root@localhost sf_share]# df
Filesystem           1K-blocks      Used Available Use% Mounted on
/dev/hda1             10504124   2995196   6966736  31% /
/dev/hdb1             12184796   7078232   4477624  62% /home
tmpfs                   714628    290720    423908  41% /dev/shm
/dev/hdc                 43932     43932         0 100% /media/VBOXADDITIONS_4.1.2_73507

[root@localhost ~]# cd /media/VBOXADDITIONS_4.1.2_73507

[root@localhost VBOXADDITIONS_4.1.2_73507]# ls-lrt

-bash: ls-lrt: command not found

[root@localhost VBOXADDITIONS_4.1.2_73507]# ls -lrt

total 41468

-r-xr-xr-x 1 oracle root      647 Aug 13  2010 AUTORUN.INF

-r-xr-xr-x 2 oracle root   278832 Aug 15 05:36 VBoxWindowsAdditions.exe

-r-xr-xr-x 1 oracle root  7286416 Aug 15 05:37 VBoxWindowsAdditions-x86.exe

-r-xr-xr-x 1 oracle root 13109176 Aug 15 05:42 VBoxWindowsAdditions-amd64.exe

-r-xr-xr-x 1 oracle root     5523 Aug 15 05:49 runasroot.sh

-r-xr-xr-x 1 oracle root     6966 Aug 15 05:49 autorun.sh

-r-xr-xr-x 1 oracle root  7525824 Aug 15 05:50 VBoxLinuxAdditions.run

-r-xr-xr-x 1 oracle root 14244352 Aug 15 05:54 VBoxSolarisAdditions.pkg

dr-xr-xr-x 2 oracle root     2048 Aug 15 05:56 64Bit

dr-xr-xr-x 3 oracle root     2048 Aug 15 05:56 32Bit

[root@localhost VBOXADDITIONS_4.1.2_73507]# sh VBoxLinuxAdditions.run

Verifying archive integrity… All good.

Uncompressing VirtualBox 4.1.2 Guest Additions for Linux………

VirtualBox Guest Additions installer

Removing installed version 3.2.8 of VirtualBox Guest Additions…

Removing existing VirtualBox DKMS kernel modules           [  OK  ]

Removing existing VirtualBox non-DKMS kernel modules       [  OK  ]

Building the VirtualBox Guest Additions kernel modules

Not building the VirtualBox advanced graphics driver as this Linux version is

too old to use it.

Building the main Guest Additions module                   [  OK  ]

Building the shared folder support module                  [  OK  ]

Doing non-kernel setup of the Guest Additions              [  OK  ]

You should restart your guest to make sure the new modules are actually used

 

Installing the Window System drivers

Installing X.Org 7.1 modules                               [  OK  ]

Setting up the Window System to use the Guest Additions    [  OK  ]

You may need to restart the hal service and the Window System (or just restart

the guest system) to enable the Guest Additions.

 

Installing graphics libraries and desktop services componen[  OK  ]

[root@localhost VBOXADDITIONS_4.1.2_73507]#

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Reboot the host and vbox to use the additions.

after the reboot you can see the windows share mounted which helps you to share / copy files from Linux to windows and vice versa

[root@localhost sf_share]# df
Filesystem           1K-blocks      Used Available Use% Mounted on
/dev/hda1             10504124   2995196   6966736  31% /
/dev/hdb1             12184796   7078232   4477624  62% /home
tmpfs                   714628    290720    423908  41% /dev/shm
share 610116604 47849788 562266816 8% /media/sf_share
/dev/hdc                 43932     43932         0 100% /media/VBOXADDITIONS_4.1.2_73507

 

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Memory for crash kernel (0x0 to 0x0) notwithin permissible range

Posted by Hendry chinnapparaj on September 17, 2011

Problem

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you have imported applicance / image and rying to startup when you get this error

Memory for crash kernel (0x0 to 0x0) notwithin permissible range

Solution

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enable IO APIC and then start, hope that fixes as it did for me

 

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