VirtualBox

Ticket #2980 (closed defect: fixed)

Opened 5 years ago

Last modified 5 years ago

Networking not working under Linux 2.1

Reported by: jeremiahj Owned by:
Priority: major Component: other
Version: VirtualBox 2.1.0 Keywords:
Cc: Guest type: other
Host type: other

Description

Hello,

I'm running VB under Jeos (ubuntu) 8.04 and have VB 2.1.0 installed. Guest OS is also Jeos.

I'm trying to get bridging working so that I can use a public ip space ip in VB. The VB manual tells me that with VB 2.1.0 that all i need to do i s select 'Host Interface' and simply select one of my active net devices, currently 'eth0', for bridging.

However, when i boot into linux in VB, all i get is the 'lo' device. Attempts to bring up eth0 fail via 'sudo ifup eth0' w/ error message "No such device".

Thoughts?

Thanks! JJ

Attachments

VBox.log Download (41.7 KB) - added by frank 5 years ago.
first VBox.log file by the original poster
VBox.log.1 Download (31.1 KB) - added by frank 5 years ago.
2nd VBox.log file by the original poster

Change History

comment:1 Changed 5 years ago by sandervl73

  • Status changed from new to closed
  • Resolution set to worksforme

Could you please visit our forum and ask questions there? When you're sure it's a bug, then you can reopen this defect again.

comment:2 Changed 5 years ago by jeremiahj

I've already done so and have another person thats replied to my post having the same issue. Can you tell me how to resolve?

 http://forums.virtualbox.org/viewtopic.php?t=12926&unwatch=topic

Thanks, JJ

comment:3 Changed 5 years ago by sandervl73

  • Status changed from closed to reopened
  • Resolution worksforme deleted

Could you then attach the VBox.log of such a session?

Changed 5 years ago by frank

first VBox.log file by the original poster

Changed 5 years ago by frank

2nd VBox.log file by the original poster

comment:4 Changed 5 years ago by frank

I've removed your previous comments and attached your log files. There is an attach button above!

comment:5 Changed 5 years ago by jeremiahj

Sounds good. What are your thoughts on the log files?

comment:6 Changed 5 years ago by frank

I assume that your guest is detecting a different MAC address. Please could you attach the output of dmesg from your guest when you attached the hostif to eth0? And the output of dmesg again when you selected NAT?

comment:7 Changed 5 years ago by frank

  • Status changed from reopened to closed
  • Resolution set to fixed

No response, closing. Before re-opening please check the latest release 2.2.2.

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