Install VirtualBox 4.2.4 in Linux Mint

Add VirtualBox 4.2.4 to your Linux Mint computer

Here's how you can install VirtualBox 4.2.4 in Linux Mint. 1. Open a terminal window. 2. Type in the following commands then hit Enter after each. echo "deb $(lsb_release -sc) contrib" | sudo tee /etc/apt/sources.list.d/virtualbox.list wget -q -O- | sudo apt-key add - sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install dkms virtualbox-4.2 3. Here's a list of changes in this release: GUI: fixed validation warning on global settings / proxy page (4.2.2 regression) · GUI: fixed crash with multiple guest screens on certain conditions (OS X hosts only) · VBoxBalloonCtrl: fixed command line argument handling of ballooning module · VRDP: fixed occasional crash during a video playback in the guest · BIOS: fixed broken DMI information (4.2 regression) · BIOS: workaround for booting from Windows 2000 floppy disks · EFI: fixed video mode selection loss on VM reboot · Parallel: fixed parallel port printing failure/ paper queue empty error (Windows hosts only) · NAT: fixed crash on alias-less DNS responses when host-resolver is used · Storage: fixed hang under rare circumstances

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VirtualBox 4.2.4 Released, PPA Installation Available | Up Ubuntu

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