VirtualBox 5.0 Released – Install on RHEL/CentOS/Fedora and Debian/Ubuntu/Linux Mint

If you have any questions or problems regarding this article and want help within 24 Hours? Ask Now

Support TecMint: Did you find this tutorial helpful?. Please help to keep it alive by donating. Every cent counts! - Donate Now

Ravi Saive

Simple Word a Computer Geek and Linux Guru who loves to share tricks and tips on Internet. Most Of My Servers runs on Open Source Platform called Linux.

Your name can also be listed here. Got a tip? Submit it here to become an TecMint author.

Receive Your Free Complimentary eBook NOW! -

Download Free Linux eBooks

Advanced Bash-Scripting Guide
Linux Bible
A Newbie's Getting Started Guide to Linux
Introduction to Linux - A Hands on Guide

You may also like...

97 Responses

  1. simon says:

    sorry for my poor English… I fail to install on Centos 7 at start stem, neither of these commands succeed:
    # /etc/init.d/vboxdrv setup
    # service vboxdrv setup


    /etc/init.d/vboxdrv setup
    bash: /etc/init.d/vboxdrv: No such file or directory

    service vboxdrv setup
    The service command supports only basic LSB actions (start, stop, restart, try-restart, reload, force-reload, status). For other actions, please try to use systemctl.

    I found no error in /var/log/vbox-install.log

    Any hints ? Thanks !

    • Ravi Saive says:

      Have you correctly installed and enabled VirtualBox repository under /etc/yum.repos.d/ directory in your CentOS 7?

  2. AJ says:

    What’s the deal with the 32bit only guests?

    • Ravi Saive says:

      Your question is incomplete, could you please take some time to explain more clearly so that we can help you out..

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Join Over 95000+ Linux Users
  1. 57,739
  2. 3,201
  3. 25,639

Enter your email to get latest Linux Howto's