I'm trying to setup a Hosts-only Adapter so I can connect to it. It says that invalid settings detected and the name: drop-down isn't populated. What am I doing wrong and how can I rectify it?
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In order to have bidirectional access please follow next steps ...
It's very important that after (Virtual Box -> Preferences -> Network -> vboxnet0) to configure your firewall.
OSX firewall sample
# (I) Firewall config /etc/sysctl.conf sysctl -w net.inet.ip.forwarding=1 net.inet.ip.fw.enable=1 sysctl -a net.inet.ip.forwarding net.inet.ip.fw.enable ipfw list ... shoud have .... net.inet.ip.forwarding=1 net.inet.ip.fw.enable=1 # (II) Enable nat access to /etc/pf.conf #============add your host-only vlan ================= # this commented lines doesn't work after computer reboot #nat on en0 from vboxnet0:network -> (en0) #nat on en3 from vboxnet0:network -> (en3) # this will work in any situation nat on en0 from 10.1.100.0/24 to any -> (en0) nat on en3 from 10.1.100.0/24 to any -> (en3) #========================== # Reload pf pfctl -f /etc/pf.conf pfctl -e