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Old 11-13-2013, 06:12 AM   #1
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virtualbox won't run prog on ubutu guest mac host

using i7 iMac osx as host running virtual box, I cannot run linux software on a ubuntu guest. Will vmware be better
Old 11-13-2013, 05:07 PM   #2
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What software and did you setup Virtualbox Guest Additions?

I just posted a list for jason41987 here:
Old 11-14-2013, 08:16 AM   #3
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Hi all
it works with 32 bit ubuntu


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