VirtualBox Guest Additions on CentOS 5.5

Install VirtualBox Additions in CentOS 5.5 x86

In your CentOS Terminal, do a “su” and then follow the steps :
1. Attach the Gues Additions ISO to your CentOS 5.5 X86 VM
2. Install the required packages to install VBOX Additions
3. After Installation, change to the directory where you mounted VBOX Additions.iso
4. Execute the Script VBoxLinuxAdditions-x86.run (for 32BIT Virtual Machines)

mount -r /dev/cdrom /media/
yum install gcc kernel-devel kernel-headers
cd /media/
./VBoxLinuxAdditions-x86.run

For X64 (64BIT) Systems, run

./VBoxLinuxAdditions-x64.run
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One Response to VirtualBox Guest Additions on CentOS 5.5

  1. Joe says:

    Thanks a lot, this post saved my day.

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