[arch-general] problem while bridging network

ludovic coues couesl at gmail.com
Wed May 13 18:10:19 EDT 2009

My connexion is ok now. I've just forget to read the part for wifi
connexion in the wiki.
Problem remain for 3D. Drive seems to don't work. I'll give a try again on wine.

Thank a lot all ;-)

2009/5/13, Patrick Baumgart <Baumi at gmx.com>:
> I think there is no need to bridge your network inside your machine.
> Use the outwards interface (eth0) in your settings.
> Give in windows a "fresh" IP for your Virtualbox.
> Works fin on my side.
> I have all Linux "normal" built: wlan0 to get to the router. (example
>, Router:
> Inside Virtualbox I set the Adapter to use wlan0 as Bridged Network.
> And inside Windows I use a static IP to use in my network (example
> or use dhcp.
> Baumi
> Am Mittwoch, den 13.05.2009, 18:25 +0200 schrieb ludovic coues:
>> hi listmate,
>> I'm posting 'cause I have some problem when I bridge a connexion.
>> I wanna set up a virtual machine with windws 7 to play eve online (no
>> support for linux at this time, and I can't make it run on wine).
>> So I've follow the wiki for setting up network with the virtual
>> machine. But now, I'm starting my computer with eth0 and vbox0
>> bridged, but I can't use my wifi connexion on wlan0.
>> If I delete the bridge with a «brctl delbr br0», I can connect to the
>> wifi through wlan0, but my VM haven't any network.
>> To be exact, I can connect me to my personnal network, but this have
>> no internet connexion.
>> Weird.
>> If any one might help me with this, it would be nice.
>> -ludovic

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