Virtualization Software for ubuntu Mate

Hi My Self Vivek, I am primary Window User but started loving Linux, same like Windows can I use Visualization Software. Example Virtual Box and VMware, if both Software can run in Ubuntu, what are steps to install it.

You will find VirtualBox in the software section of the Welcome Center. Just click on install. Have you used vBox before?

yes I have used in Windows…but not is ubuntu mate. Actually I have installed it but I was getting below error

he VirtualBox Linux kernel driver (vboxdrv) is either not loaded or there is a permission problem with /dev/vboxdrv. Please reinstall the kernel module by executing


as root.

where: suplibOsInit what: 3 VERR_VM_DRIVER_NOT_INSTALLED (-1908) - The support driver is not installed. On linux, open returned ENOENT.

How did you install it?

And here's a few threads on it.

and this

Thanks Let me check this…will update you on this…

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