Note that the stretch-backports repository currently includes Virtualbox 5. Also, Debian is a conservative Linux distribution so we can be fairly confident that if we run into issues, we will not need to debug the operating system. We should be able to start it now and it will boot from the image and the software on the disk image will start the Debian Linux installation process in the virtual machine. See below for the configurations used in each of the key configuration screens. Installation is completed Congrats dear, you have installed Debian 9. The setup informs you that it will use additional space and press Yes Y to confirm and press Enter. But, i have one question.
Insert iso file of VirtualBox Guest Additions from window menu of VirtualBox. You May Like This Also: Step 4. In this article, we will review the procedures required to install Debian Linux in a virtual machine managed by the VirtualBox application. Next, choose the time zone in which you are working. If the following module compilation fails then this could be the reason. Otherwise the following steps will not install the latest version of Virtualbox and all its dependencies. Step 15 In this step, type apt install build-essential module-assistant dkms and press Enter.
You can also configure VirtualBox 6. First, navigate to the directory where you downloaded the VirtualBox 6. In the next screen, we need to choose between a Dynamically Allocated or a Fixed size virtual disk file. I hope you enjoy this article. In this article we will discuss how to install latest version of VirtualBox on Debian 9.
You may need to ask your network administrator for the proxy server information. Run this script with root privilege. Step 14 Wait while loading the required packages. Of course, the thing that people want is application software: programs to help them get what they want to do done, from editing documents to running a business to playing games to writing more software. In the next screen, select the format for the virtual hard disk.
Hello Brian, many thanks for your detailed tutorial. It is best to leave the domain name blank, for now. Step 14 Select the region you live in and click Continue. Before continuing with the next steps you should check the to see if a newer version is available. In this example, the network installer disk image was: debian-8. Next, select the root password for the system.
Installing Required Build Tools for Compiling VirtualBox 6. When you change VirtualBox window size, a resolution will be chagned automatically. Run the following commands on the terminal to complete the VirtualBox installation on a Debian system. VirtualBox Extension Pack should be installed. To download VirtualBox Extension Pack, go to the official website of VirtualBox at and navigate to the VirtualBox 6.
If you have any question, please leave a comment below. But the procedures shown here should work on Debian 8, and Debian 10 as well. Do you want to continue? Notice, that after installing your VirtualBox Linux Guest Additions you will leave behind some packages as well as Linux headers, which you might delete afterwards or not. If files are deleted in the virtual disk image, the size of the virtual disk image file does not become smaller. Step 4 As shown in the image below, the Client Software could not be started automatically on Debian. It may take a while to complete.
If you do not, select No and click Continue. Step 11 Select the Debian 9. Step 44 Type your username and password and click on the Log In button. I solved this problem doing this: 1 sudo apt-get install linux-headers-4. Enter the following command to confirm that Oracle VirtualBox is fully installed. Do you want to continue? Installing guest extensions for the Debian 9. Would you like to answer one of these instead? In that case, you need to completely remove one of them and install the other.
Then I chose a password. VirtualBox is a free virtualization solution from Oracle. Step 27 To finish the disk configuration and write the changes to disk, select the Finish partitioning and write changes to diskoption and click the Continue button. Building the main Guest Additions module. How to Install VirtualBox Guest Additions in Debian 9 Boot up your Debian 9 virtual machine. Starting from the VirtualBox 2.