Trying to install VirtualBox on 12.04 and I get a message saying to insert the following CD to continue:
Ubuntu 12.04 LTS Precise Pangolin - Release amd64 (20120425)
Does anyone know where I can get this CD or its contents?
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Your version of Ubuntu was originally installed from that CD/DVD. If you still have it, put in in the drive.
Alternatively, you will need to edit the file
/etc/apt/sources.list and comment out (add a '#' character at the start) the line starting
I do this using a terminal session. There may be a GUI to do this but I've never looked for one.
virtualbox from the command line:
sudo apt-get install virtualbox
OR download the deb packages, if you're using Ubuntu 12.04, using the following links:
If you're using some other version of Ubuntu, download virtualbox from here.
Go to the folder where the file was downloaded and run:
sudo dpkg -i virtualbox-4.1_4.1.20-80170~Ubuntu~precise_amd64.deb
Change the file name according to the version downloaded.