Vagrant, VirtualBox, & Guest Additions

Posted by Justin Carmony on August 11th, 2013

If you use Vagrant & VirtualBox often, its important to to keep your Guest Additions up-to-date. Occasionally you’ll run into weird network or shared folers bugs, and it is important to rule out the guest additions as the problem. The most simple way it to use the vagrant plugin vagrant-vbguest. If you’re on Vagrant 1.1 or higher, you can simple use the follow command:


[bash]

vagrant plugin install vagrant-vbguest

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About Justin Carmony

Justin is the Director of Engineering for Deseret Digital Media, President of the Utah PHP Usergroup, and member of the Utah Open Source Foundation which organizes the OpenWest Conference. Justin loves just about anything with web technologies from PHP, JavaScript, Node.js, Salt, and managing engineering teams.

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