Ubuntu 14.04 VirtualBox Resolution

Want something other than 640×480 with Ubuntu running in VirtualBox 4.3.x?
Follow these instructions.

From http://codsplaice.blogspot.com/2014/02/a-quick-post-on-how-to-get-ubuntu-1404.html

sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get upgrade
sudo apt-get install linux-headers-$(uname -r)
sudo apt-get install dkms build-essential

Then mount the install CD image for the Virtualbox tools and install them.

cd /media/$(id -nu)/VBOXADDITIONS*
sudo ./VBoxLinuxAdditions.run

Finally install the virtualbox-guest-x11 package.

sudo apt-get install virtualbox-guest-x11

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