How to install the Latest virtualbox and keep it up to date| Fedora-Centos-Opensource

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Question: How to download  the  Last virtualbox and  keep  it update to the  last release in Fedora/Centos/Opensuse?

-1- First cd the yum repo and download the repo:

cd  /etc/yum.repo.d

For Openuse:


For Centos/RHEL.Scientic Linux


For Fedora :


2- Now update and Install

Fedora/Centos/SL/ :  

yum  update

Opensuse  :

 Zypper up

Installation :

– Fedora/Centos/RHEL

 yum install VirtualBox-4.1

– Opensuse

 zypper in VirtualBox-4.1 

3- Rebuild kernel modules with following command:

/etc/init.d/vboxdrv setup Or service vboxdrv setup
add the users to vboxusers group usernmod -a -G vboxusers myusername Enjoy