Linux Today: Linux News On Internet Time.





More on LinuxToday


Virtualbox 3.0.2 bridged network bug workaround

Jul 30, 2009, 03:04 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by André Felipe Machado)

WEBINAR: On-demand webcast

How to Boost Database Development Productivity on Linux, Docker, and Kubernetes with Microsoft SQL Server 2017 REGISTER >

[ Thanks to Andre Felipe Machado for this link. ]

"The new VirtualBox 3.0.2 has a nice and easy GUI interface for bridge network setup.

"Compare with complex setup here, here, here, and you will realize it was a BIG improvement at usability from older versions.

"BUT it does not work at its defaults.

"Worse, it fails silently. Guest OS simply does not reach outside network. No meaningful hardware or software error logs or messages."

Complete Story