Debian Stretch: Install Genymotion

Requirement: VirtualBox 5.0.28

To install Genymotion:

  1. Download genymotion from https://www.genymotion.com/ (you need account to access download page).
    $ ./Downloads/genymotion-2.11.0-linux_x64.bin
    Installing for current user only. To install for all users, restart this installer as root.

    Installing to folder [/home/username/genymotion]. Are you sure [y/n] ? y


    - Trying to find VirtualBox toolset .................... OK (Valid version of VirtualBox found: 4.3.36_Debianr105129)
    - Extracting files .....................................
    OK (Extract into: [/home/username/genymotion])
    - Installing launcher icon ............................. OK

    Installation done successfully.

    You can now use these tools from [/home/username/genymotion]:
     - genymotion
     - genymotion-shell
     - gmtool
  2. To run genymotion
    $ ./genymotion/genymotion
    Logging activities to file: /home/dedetok/.Genymobile/genymotion.log


Note: You don't need root access to run genymotion.

References:

  • https://www.genymotion.com/