[vbox-dev] NAT/slirp issue?

Frank Mehnert Frank.Mehnert at Sun.COM
Thu Dec 18 23:53:33 PST 2008

On Friday 19 December 2008, Huihong Luo wrote:
> Yes, you are right. From the vbox.log, I found those "NAT: DNS" lines, it
> indeed picked the wrong DNS server. It basically pick the DNS from the
> internal network, rather the interface that can browse internet. 
> I also verified that IE works from vm is using ip address directly, so it's
> purely DNS issue. 
> Perhaps, can perform some kind of checks, and pick the DNS that can resolve
> internet names? 

Yes, this is a long planned feature to solve this annoying bug.

Thanks for your feedback,

Dr.-Ing. Frank Mehnert    Sun Microsystems    http://www.sun.com/
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