8.0-current on virtualbox intel cards reports invalid mac

Glen Barber glen.j.barber at gmail.com
Wed May 13 14:08:43 UTC 2009

2009/5/13 Bartosz Jakoktochce <bjakoktochce at o2.pl>:
> I'm running 8.0-CURRENT on VirtualBox 2.2.2 and noticed an error while
> loading kernel.
> em0: <Intel(R) PRO/1000 Network Connection 6.9.9> port 0xc010-0xc017 mem
> 0xf0000000-0xf001ffff irq 11 at device 3.0 on pci0
> em0: Invalid MAC address
> device_attach: em0 attach returned 5
> The 7.x and also 6.x work fine with this.

I remember seeing this problem in the archives a few weeks(?) back.
Apparently there are a few em0 devices VirtualBox can use.  I don't
recall seeing a solution, but you should be able to come across it by
searching the archives.


Glen Barber

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