How to install vagrant on ubuntu

Vagrant is a Configuration Management (CM). Development environment made easy use vagrant. To knowledge, vagrant to help for building and deployment. It’s open-source. let’s go! In this post, we are installing vagrant on Ubuntu. Vagrant the essential for DevOps Roles.


  • Install VirtualBox
  • Install vagrant
  • A sudo user

Install vagrant on ubuntu

To update the repository in ubuntu

# apt-get update

Step 1: Installing VirtualBox on Ubuntu

To install Virtualbox Ubuntu 14.04

Open /etc/apt/sources.list file.

# vim /etc/apt/sources.list

Add lines as bellow

deb saucy contrib
deb raring contrib
deb quantal contrib
deb precise contrib
deb lucid contrib non-free
deb wheezy contrib
deb squeeze contrib non-free

Installing Virtualbox 4.3

# wget
# apt-key add oracle_vbox.asc
# apt-get install virtualbox-4.3

For installing VirtualBox ubuntu 16.04

Open /etc/apt/sources.list file.

# vim /etc/apt/sources.list

Append the line in sources.list file as below

deb xenial contrib

To install VirtualBox 5.1 Ubuntu 16.04

 # wget
 # apt-key add oracle_vbox.asc
 # apt-get install virtualbox-5.1

To add sudo user huupv to vboxusers

# usermod -a -G vboxusers huupv

Step 2: To install vagrant ubuntu

# apt-get install vagrant


Thought the article, you can use How to install vagrant on Ubuntu as above. I hope will this your helpful. Thank you for reading the DevopsRoles page!

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