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post #31 of 38
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new problem I'm trying Virtualbox setting up XP just trying it but I can't seen get acces to the usb it says I need to be a member of usbfs but in the manage groups windows I cant find anything named that anyone know how to solve this ?

Will try the F@H setup now
post #32 of 38
hmm. just sudo install it. If I remember right, that should do the trick. It has been a while...
post #33 of 38
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Originally Posted by f4t4l1ty View Post
hmm. just sudo install it. If I remember right, that should do the trick. It has been a while...
then how do I uninstall it so that I can install it...
post #34 of 38
Whaa?
post #35 of 38
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Whaa?
I have it installed atm so If I have to sudo install it I first need to remove it right?

so how do I remove it first so that I can sudo install it
post #36 of 38
Try
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sudo aptitude remove package_name
OR
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sudo apt-get remove package_name
I never learned the difference between apt-get and aptitude... lol
post #37 of 38
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Originally Posted by f4t4l1ty View Post
Try

OR


I never learned the difference between apt-get and aptitude... lol
hmm.. I used the package manager to uninstall it cause the commands didnt do anything and I wasnt really sure what the package name was

btw how do I install it using the sudo command do I just use alt+F2 and enter sudo then the file name or?
post #38 of 38
sudo apt-get (OR APTITUDE) install package_name

Edit: That is only for installing programs and packages from your sources.list.

To install the package you want (virtualbox) click here.
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