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VirtualBox: Network Sharing

I'm trying to set up normal network sharing between my virtualbox host and guest. When I use NAT networking, I can get internet on my guest, but I heard network sharing is not possible. I heard to do ...
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VirtualBox network adapter blocking samba share

My host is Windows 8.1, my server is a Raspberry Pi (irrelevant). My server is giving all nodes on LAN a samba share, however my desktop has VirtualBox installed. I am unable to access my samba share ...
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Why can't my Fedora VM access this shared folder?

I have spent the last 6 hours fighting trying to get Fedora 19 as guest OS on Windows 7 SP1 host to successfully access a shared folder. I'm using VirtualBox 4.2.18. Lots and lots of Googling. Yeah, ...
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1answer
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Share network service

I have a HTTP server on my Virtualbox machine, and I want to access this server from other devices on my network (physical network outside the host machine). I tried sharing the "Host Only Network ...
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1answer
270 views

A fast modern network filesystem to replace VirtualBox's shared folder emulation

My work code repository is stored in host Linux system, and is accessed from Windows guest; currently, guest can access the repo via 'shared folder' which looks like a samba emulation. But, it just ...
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Bad owner or permissions on /root/.ssh/config in a virtual machine

I'm using a VirtualBox VM with Debian as guest OS. In order to share SSH keys between the Windows host and the Linux guest system, I've defined the folder ~/.ssh as a shared folder. Bun now I'm ...
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1answer
264 views

Install a command line only Linux in Virtual Box in Windows and access Windows home directory from there

I want to have a command only linux installed in Virtual Box and access my Windows home directory (User directory) from there to enjoy powerful linux commands and easier SSH to my remote machines and ...
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VirtualBox Windows 98 mount vbox net drive

I setup an working Windows 98 (first edition) installation within VirtualBox 4.1.12. Network and graphiccard works fine. But I have trouble with mounting VirtualBox net shares. First I tried ...
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Corrupt files on shared folder virtualbox ubuntu guest on mac osx

I'm having this annoying issue with a shared folder on a Mac OS X host, and Ubuntu 11.10 guest. I have a shared folder beetween them. Most of the time when creating a folder, copying files, or ...
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VirtualBox Shared folder problems on Fedora guest

I install vbox guest additions on Fedora for using Linux guest as server and my Windows 7 host for working. So, directory on my Windows (c:\web) mapped to Linux /web and my Apache server serve from ...
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VirtualBox 4.0.2 Map XP Host C:\ with Ubuntu 10.10 guest

I'm using VirtualBox 4.0.2 with Ubuntu 10.10 as a guest. I'm trying to map my Windows XP C:\ drive under the guest to share documents. I can map a server by going to Places --> Connect to Server... ...
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Share VirtualBox folders in reverse? Guest-Host?

I'm familiar with the process of installing Guest Additions and sharing host folders with the guest, but is there a way to do the reverse? I have an XP host and Ubuntu 10.10 guest, with VBox 4.0.2. ...
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Why do I have only incoming traffic when copying from network source to network destination?

I have a VirtualBox VM that is located on a network share of my NAS. When I copy something from the VM's disk onto another of the NAS' network shares (so the data is visible outside the VM), the ...
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2answers
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Mount Windows share on Linux boot

I'm running VirtualBox in Windows. I have Ubuntu Linux 10.04 installed as a VM. Whenever I log in I have to run to following command to mount my shared Windows web dev folder: sudo mount.vboxsf ...
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2answers
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How to access Guest (Linux) Filesystem from Host (Windows) in VirtualBox

I am trying to synchronize my music between my desktop (Ubuntu 9.10) and my laptop (VirtualBox: Windows 7 host & Ubuntu 9.10 guest) I use Unison to perform the actual sync, which itself is not the ...
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Slow speed with shared folders in VirtualBox

I'm using VirtualBox 3 on my Ubuntu 9.04 desktop, and I've got a VM with Windows XP sp3 mapping my ~/Documents folder as a shared folder. The virtualised Windows is mapping My Documents to the shared ...