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

Kris Moore kris at pcbsd.org
Wed Mar 31 05:04:00 PDT 2010

On 03/31/2010 15:03, Josh Paetzel wrote:
> 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.
Ahh, good to know, thanks Josh!

Kris Moore
PC-BSD Software

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