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I want to download Oracle's VirtualBox on my Lubuntu machine. They don't have any downloads for Lubuntu on their website. So how do I download it on Lubuntu?

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you can get it from software center – Lynob Apr 3 '14 at 23:50
is there an apt-get command for installing it? – Asad Moosvi Apr 3 '14 at 23:53
1… – Lynob Apr 3 '14 at 23:56
That's ubuntu though. I am using Lubuntu 13.10. I wanted to know whether that works on Lubuntu. – Asad Moosvi Apr 4 '14 at 0:02
Lubuntu is Ubuntu with different GUI and different default programs. – Javier Rivera Apr 4 '14 at 6:33
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@Fischer is correct, running:

    sudo apt-get install virtualbox

Will install VirtualBox on Lubuntu as well. They are actually pulling from the same repositories.

If you ever want to search for a specific package -- and would prefer not to use the Software Center GUI -- you can use:

    apt-cache search <what_you_are_looking_for>
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