FreeBSD 7.2 Release under VirtualBox

stan stanb at
Mon Nov 23 11:04:26 UTC 2009

On Mon, Nov 23, 2009 at 12:44:34PM +0300, Boris Samorodov wrote:
> stan <stanb at> writes:
> > I am trying to install FreebSD under VirtualBox 3.0 on an Ubuntu 9.10
> > machien. I just installed OpenBSD in the same environment with no issues.
> >
> > However, FreeBSD does not seem to be able to get networking working. I am
> > trying to install from a minimal boot CD, and get the filesets from an ftp
> > server. I tried letting the FreeBSD installer get an address uisng DHCPm
> > and it failed. So I booted teh OpenBSD insatnce, and used it's setigs,
> > except for IP address (namescerve, defailt router etc). But still no luck.
> >
> > Has anyone made this work? Any sugestions as to what else to ty?
> DHCP should work. Try other network cards (change then via
> Virtualbox OSE).
FreeBSD is detecting an AMD card.

What is a DSE, and how do I use it?

A: Because it messes up the order in which people normally read text.
Q: Why is top-posting such a bad thing?
A: Top-posting.
Q: What is the most annoying thing in e-mail?

More information about the freebsd-questions mailing list