VirtualBox Guest Additions Installer

Script to install VirtualBox 4.3 in an Ubuntu based system, and configure user privileges.

Optional: Download the VirtualBox Extension Pack from: VirtualBox Downloads
Open the Extension Pack via your file manager in order to install it with VirtualBox.

Usage:

wget quidsup.net/sh/installvbox.sh
bash installvbox.sh


#!/bin/bash
#Title :	installvbox.sh
#Description :	This script will add the Oracle Repository for VirtualBox, install the application, and then add the current user to vboxusers group
#Author :	QuidsUp
#Date :		2015-03-28
#Version :	0.3
#Usage :	bash installvbox.sh
#Version History: 
#0.1	2014-10-14	Created
#0.2	2015-03-27	Added header information
#0.3	2015-03-28	Swapped su for tee command
#==============================================================================

echo "deb http://download.virtualbox.org/virtualbox/debian $(lsb_release -cs) contrib #Virtualbox" | sudo tee /etc/apt/sources.list.d/virtualbox.list
wget -q http://download.virtualbox.org/virtualbox/debian/oracle_vbox.asc -O- | sudo apt-key add -
sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install virtualbox-4.3
if [ "`grep vboxusers /etc/group|grep $USER`" == "" ] ; then sudo usermod -G vboxusers -a $USER ; fi



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