Auto Update VirtualBox Guest Additions with vagrant-vbguest

The Goal

  • Keep the VirtualBox guest additions at the latest version using vagrant-vbguest built by dotless-de.


A beautifully simple Vagrant plugin to manage the guest additions on VirtualBox.


sandor@theargo> ~/Codestuff/vagrants/PuppetMaster $vagrant plugin install vagrant-vbguest

bootup usage

vagrant-vbguest will run on every vagrant up or on a vagrant reload unless you specifically tell it not to.

running VM usage

sandor@theargo> vagrant vbguest --status