To make Lubuntu more usable inside a VirtualBox VM, you need some setup, like installing the Guest Additions.
- Install prerequisites:
$ sudo apt-get install dkms
If you are using an old version of Lubuntu, such as 15.04, make sure the graphic card is
Guest Additions CD imagefrom
- Open the Terminal and navigate to the mounted CD folder.
- Install Guest Additions with:
$ sudo sh ./VBoxLinuxAdditions.run
You can now share a folder between host and guest OS, creating a new shared folder from VM settings in VirtualBox.
If you have permission problems, add your user to
vboxsf user with this command:
$ sudo adduser [your-username] vboxsf