VirtualBox network over host interface

#!/bin/bash
 
# install bridge utils
apt-get install bridge-utils
 
# create bridge
cat <<EOF>> /etc/network/interfaces
auto br0
iface br0 inet dhcp
        bridge_ports eth0
        bridge_fd 2.5
EOF
 
# restart network
/etc/init.d/networking restart
 
# create an interface for a user
VBoxAddIF vbox0 $USERNAME br0
 
 
# Links
# http://wiki.ubuntuusers.de/VirtualBox
# http://wiki.debian.org/VirtualBox