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Old 01-20-2006, 01:24 PM   #1
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sharing partitions using vmware


I'm using win xp and have set up a guest under vmware (suse ). Now I would like to share a partition with my music files but don't know how to. I enabled windows file sharing but can't find it in suse. Anyone tips for me?
 
Old 01-20-2006, 01:56 PM   #2
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You will have to setup SAMBA in Linux for file sharing. Xfce4 has a file manager that can access Windows file shares. Also Konqueror can access Windows file shares. Another way is you can setup a drive that is formatted as FAT32 and share it with VMware and Windows.
 
Old 01-21-2006, 11:41 AM   #3
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Thanks Electro. I used sharing by vmware, and after installing the vmware tools package correctly, the problem was solved.
 
  


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