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Installing newest version of VirtualBox to JoliCloud

Here is the deal, I wanted to install newer version of Virtual-box to JoliCloud, unfortunately, newest version which was available for download was VirtualBox-OSE 3.16(dfg-2ubuntu2). This version works good, but still wanted newer. Downloaded .deb version for 10.04 Ubuntu and tried to install, for unknow reason it said it is damaged (but it successfully installed on other Linux). Then tried to compile by my self newest version of VirtualBox-OSE, downloaded source, completed guide, everything went alright, but could not launch it, got message that it is not secure, and could not do anything about it. So what I did, was simplest solution, opened terminal and typed:
gksu gedit /etc/apt/sources.list
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Bodhi Linux: Configuring VirtualBox

Virtual-box is a very good tool, which also is free. You can install it from Synaptic or from official website download .deb file. You can use to install Linux or Windows virtually, by that I mean you can install it in to your computer without even changing your GRUB or restarting system. It will run just like simple program windows, which will have all OS. It does not matter why you use it: for testing purpose before installing into real machine, testing some random software, installing Windows just for some software you need, because maybe you do not like Wine. Okey let’s continue, let’s say you have already installed it from synaptic or .deb files, program it self runs, but when you start your virtual OS, you get an error.
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