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April 24th, 2009, 02:51 PM
Need Help please.
Just rebuilding system after disastrous 9.04 upgrade.
Problem related to ATI Graphic Card.

I need to instal Sun Virtual Box for 8.10.

Can't find my hard copy of instructions.

Can some one please help

April 24th, 2009, 02:58 PM
Add this repository:
deb http://download.virtualbox.org/virtualbox/debian hardy non-free

Using these instrucctions:

With this key:

And then do

sudo aptitude update
sudo aptitude install virtualbox2.2

But how is that related to your ATI card?

April 24th, 2009, 03:04 PM
That should work, but you can always reference the official site: http://www.virtualbox.org/wiki/Linux_Downloads (list of repositories and instructions are listed below the manual download options).

Didius Falco
April 24th, 2009, 03:06 PM
Here is a direct link to a PDF of the User Manual:


April 24th, 2009, 06:47 PM
I had nooo display after upgrade as I have an ATI Radeon 1600 Pro which appears not to be supported in 9.10.
As a result I have had to reinstall every thing. I used virtual box to run Windows xp in as My family tree programme is not ubuntu capable.
As I am reasonably new too ubuntu, I am still learning the processes, installing ubuntu programmes is not my strong point