Virtualbox Networking Issues

Kevin Wilcox kevin.wilcox at
Thu Jul 15 21:39:31 UTC 2010

On 15 July 2010 17:35, Chris Maness <chris at> wrote:

> I am not able to ping anything.  I cannot ping the gateway or the
> host.  I tried bridge, NAT, and host only.

Can you provide the output of ifconfig and the contents of rc.conf
from the virtual machine?

(Purpose - to see if the interface exists, what it thinks its link
status is and how it's supposed to get an IP)


A: Maybe because some people are too annoyed by top-posting.
Q: Why do I not get an answer to my question(s)?
A: Because it messes up the order in which people normally read text.
Q: Why is top-posting such a bad thing?

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