[PC-BSD Testing] Virtual Box Kris PLEASE HELP!

Josh Paetzel josh at tcbug.org
Wed Mar 31 08:03:56 PDT 2010


On Wednesday 31 March 2010 04:22:22 Kris Moore wrote:
> On 03/30/2010 22:05, doverosx at gmail.com wrote:
> > I just downloaded the most recent PBI for AMD64 PC-BSD 8. I think
> > there is an issue with using lagg0 as the network adapter and I found
> > that the kernel modules for Virtual Box are required when the network
> > components can not be loaded.
> > 
> > Is it possible to check out the addition of these two modules?
> > 
> > vboxnetflt.ko
> > vboxnetadp.ko
> > 
> > Can someone else test VB -> set NIC to Bridged and ensure you are
> > using lagg0 as per the most recent PC-BSD release.
> > 
> > Thank you,
> > Brodey Dover
> 
> I've fixed the PBI to load those additional network modules now. If you
> want to do it manually in the meantime, do this:
> 
> # cd /Programs/VirtualBox/modules
> # cp *.ko /boot/modules/
> 
> Add these lines to /boot/loader.conf
> 
> vboxnetflt_load="YES"
> vboxnetadp_load="YES"
> 
> Then kldload the modules or reboot. Can you access the net now? I
> noticed that pinging doesn't work inside VB, but I can surf the web just
> fine.

Remember that bridged networking doesn't work with wireless.  This is a 
virtualbox and FreeBSD issue.  If you are using bridging and your lagg device 
kicks over to wireless VMs in virtualbox will lose connectivity.

-- 
Thanks,

Josh Paetzel
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