Install qemu-kvm on Ubuntu Linux

Check if kvm can run on the computer
$ sudo kvm-ok <enter>

If it returns lines as follows, then it will work
INFO: /dev/kvm exists
KVM acceleration can be used

Install qemu-kvm
Open a terminal window and enter the commands below.
$ sudo apt-get install qemu-kvm libvirt-bin ubuntu-vm-builder bridge-utils virt-viewer virt-manager qemu-system <enter>

$ sudo adduser user libvirtd <enter>
where user is the user name on the Linux computer.

You can also import VirtualBox hard disk .vdi files.

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