How install last version of virtualbox on fedora 24 /25



How install lastest version of virtualbox on Fedora 24/25 :

Note : consider : disabling secureboot on bios or changing option from windows uefi to other os (for some motherboard)

1- Install Fedora or RHEL Repo Files : 

cd /etc/yum.repos.d/

wget http://download.virtualbox.org/virtualbox/rpm/fedora/virtualbox.repo


2- Install dependency packages 

dnf install binutils gcc make patch libgomp glibc-headers glibc-devel kernel-headers kernel-devel dkms

now 3- Install VirtualBox Latest Version

dnf install VirtualBox-5.0 (not virtualbox)
Rebuild kernel modules with following command : /usr/lib/virtualbox/vboxdrv.sh setup
then 4- Add VirtualBox User(s) to vboxusers Group

usermod -a -G vboxusers username

5- Start virtualbox : VirtualBox

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