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Old 06-30-2009, 03:24 PM   #1
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Installed Virtualbox OSE in Slackware 12.2, but not able to run or setup network.

I have installed virtualbox-ose-2.1.4 on slackware 12.2 from
Installed dependencies and then

The problems isx2)
I can't seem to figure how to setup bridged networking.
I don't have a file to run virtualbox.
-bash: virtualbox: command not found
Old 06-30-2009, 03:29 PM   #2
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The command is VirtualBox (capitalized).
You can pretty much set everything up from the program interface, networking included.
Old 06-30-2009, 03:34 PM   #3
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Ok, hit me in the head with a hammer.

Talk about one of those "DUH" moments. Capitalization never crossed my mind. I spend too much time using windows.

Old 07-01-2009, 02:07 AM   #4
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erm, the -addons are not meant to be installed on the *host*.
If they are, remove them or you *will* get conflicts


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