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So Im running a VM that I want to use as a sandbox. I mounted permanently a folder (www) from my host OS. So basically I have /media/sf_www. Then I created a symbolic link to /var/www/pcwww. The problem is that I can't get to ipaddress/pcwww, it gives me a permission error(Forbidden). My permission for pcwww look like lrwxrwxrwx 1 root root and inside pcwww all folders look like drwxrwx 1 root vboxsf. I am obviously no Unix expert but Im trying to learn some. How can I fix it so I can browse to that folder/


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Might it be the router's firewall or some sort of virtual equivalent? A port to forward or something? –  Ariane Jun 16 '13 at 6:16
I can get to myipaddress/, so I don't think that would be the case. –  LouieV Jun 16 '13 at 6:22
I don't know, that was just a random, spontaneous idea. –  Ariane Jun 16 '13 at 6:26

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