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Installing VirtualBox and Vagrant on CentOS 7
# Some notes from installing VirtualBox on CentOS 7.
# These exact steps haven't been tested, as I ran them in a different order when manually installing.
# Install dependencies
yum -y install gcc make patch dkms qt libgomp epel-release
yum -y install kernel-headers kernel-devel fontforge binutils glibc-headers glibc-devel
# Install VirtualBox
cd /etc/yum.repos.d
yum install VirtualBox-5.1
# Check that you have the kernel sources downloaded for your running kernel version (if they don't match you might need to yum update and reboot)
ls /usr/src/kernels/
uname -r
# Build the VirtualBox kernel module
export KERN_DIR=/usr/src/kernels/$(uname -r)
/sbin/rcvboxdrv setup
# Install Vagrant
yum -y install
# Test Vagrant
mkdir ~/test-vagrant
cd ~/test-vagrant
vagrant init ubuntu/xenial64
vagrant init centos/7
vagrant up
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