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

Brodey Dover doverosx at gmail.com
Wed Mar 31 15:53:18 PDT 2010


That is good to know! In this case, I am using a trusty rlX NIC,
realtek RTL8139D (is it bad that I know that by heart?) so I should be
fine. I forgot to add that I have added the modules but thought that
they should be in the PBI (Y).

Thanks Kris!

On Wed, Mar 31, 2010 at 8:04 AM, Kris Moore <kris at pcbsd.org> wrote:
> 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!
>
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