How to install VBoxGuestAdditions for OSX / Ubuntu server

Finally found a good guide to remember – thanks to Mylinuxramblings.

  1. Update your APT database:
    sudo apt-get update
  2. Install the latest security updates:
    sudo apt-get upgrade
  3. Install required packages:
    sudo apt-get install build-essential module-assistant
  4. Configure your system for building kernel modules:
    sudo m-a prepare
  5. Click on Install Guest Additions… from the Devices menu
  6. Now the CD Rom is attached but also needs to be mounted:
    sudo mount /dev/cdrom /media/cdrom 
  7. Change directory to the virtual CD Rom Drive:
    cd /media/cdrom
  8. Install Guest Editions:
    sudo ./
  9. Restart VM by entering:
  10. sudo reboot
  11. To check that Guest Editions are installed:
    lsmod | grep vboxguest

The Facemash script


I’ve been updating the script for a more secure rating procedure etc. It’s not packed yet for download – but I’ve made a new Facebook App which uses the new Facemash Class – check it here.

After having seen The Social Network I got the urge to look further into the ratingmodel they used to rate girls on Facemash. Continue reading The Facemash script