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VirtualBox: Installation on Debian Lenny

I have used virtualization in many different forms, OpenVZ, Xen, VMWare, for a number of years with great success. One thing I have been interested in doing is moving away from all applications that are not OpenSource. More here

So finding a good solution for the Desktop virtualization has been a process. In that I am now running Debian 5 Lenny for the desktop workstation I thought I would try VirtualBox. When I installed from the Synaptic Package Manager it failed each time because of a necessary kernel module that had to be loaded. So back to the command line for the solution, per usual.

2 Responses to “VirtualBox: Installation on Debian Lenny” »

  1. Comment by R S Chakravarti — May 11, 2009 @ 12:11 pm

    You have given a bad link: easylinuxcds could not be found.

  2. Comment by cj2003 — May 11, 2009 @ 2:14 pm

    The site must have been down, as it works for me now?

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