[wishlist] Virtualized WiFi connection (wlan0) within VirtualBox

Bug #1029653 reported by Christopher Forster on 2012-07-26

This bug report was converted into a question: question #234442: [wishlist] Virtualized WiFi connection (wlan0) within VirtualBox.

This bug affects 1 person
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
virtualbox (Ubuntu)

Bug Description

Hi, I'm not able to get a WiFi connection working within VirtualBox. I'm talking about a WiFi connections that is virtualized, access to a wlan0 device inside the Guest OS.

See also: [android-x86] Force Market to use eth0? - Grokbase http://grokbase.com/t/gg/android-x86/123p4j9aba/force-market-to-use-eth0

ProblemType: Bug
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 12.04
Package: virtualbox 4.1.12-dfsg-2ubuntu0.1
ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 3.2.0-27.43-generic 3.2.21
Uname: Linux 3.2.0-27-generic i686
NonfreeKernelModules: wl
ApportVersion: 2.0.1-0ubuntu11
Architecture: i386
Date: Thu Jul 26 22:37:25 2012
ExecutablePath: /usr/lib/virtualbox/VBoxSVC
InstallationMedia: Lubuntu 12.04 "Precise Pangolin" - Release i386 (20120423)
SourcePackage: virtualbox
UpgradeStatus: No upgrade log present (probably fresh install)

summary: - Virtualized WiFi connection (wlan0) within VirtualBox
+ [wishlist] Virtualized WiFi connection (wlan0) within VirtualBox
tags: added: wishlist
Felix Geyer (debfx) on 2012-07-29
Changed in virtualbox (Ubuntu):
importance: Undecided → Wishlist
shankao (shankao) wrote :

This is not a bug, but a question about how to expone a wireless connection to the Virtualbox guests.

Changed in virtualbox (Ubuntu):
status: New → Invalid
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