VirtualBox 3.0.6 ebuilds

Yesterday (09 Sep. 2009) Sun released a new maintenance release for VirtualBox

[it contains only minor fixes, ebuilds are available

on jokey's overlay[1] as usual ;)


Due a critical bug[2] virtualbox upstream silently updated (the official

announcement should be posted later) the virtualbox-bin amd64 binary[3]

i ...

VirtualBox 3.0.2 and HostOnly Networking via headless mode


You are using VirtualBox in headless mode and you have to setup

hostonly networking with a specific VirtualMachine,

adding a new hostonly interface with an enabled dhcp server.

Step 1 - (Create a new interface):

First you have to add a new hostonly/dhcp interface using the command:

/opt/VirtualBox ...