These are the steps used to install Oracle VirtualBox.
Getting back to the topic of wireless interface configuration in /etc/network/interfaces, I wrote this blog post earlier in 2015:
Add to $HOME/.bashrc:
/bin/stty icrnl export LESS=-XFR
Add to $HOME/.inputrc:
set enable-bracketed-paste on
less instead of
# env DISPLAY=:0.0 XAUTHORITY=/home/username/.Xauthority xterm -e su - username
See the usb device path on insert/remove:
$ sudo udevadm monitor --udev --subsystem-match=usb monitor will print the received events for: UDEV - the event which udev sends out after rule processing UDEV [2575.915449] add /devices/pci0000:00/0000:00:1d.0/usb2/2-1/2-1.2 (usb) UDEV [2575.930220] add /devices/pci0000:00/0000:00:1d.0/usb2/2-1/2-1.2/2-1.2:1.0 (usb) UDEV [2625.506972] remove /devices/pci0000:00/0000:00:1d.0/usb2/2-1/2-1.2/2-1.2:1.0 (usb) UDEV [2625.513461] remove /devices/pci0000:00/0000:00:1d.0/usb2/2-1/2-1.2 (usb)
$ nmcli device wifi connect wlan_ssid password your_password
By default on a 1366×768 display, the graphics elements were too big for my liking.
By default Ubuntu 16.04 ships with a Xorg configuration which is using the Synaptics driver.