Latest LQ Deal: Complete CCNA, CCNP & Red Hat Certification Training Bundle
Go Back > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Networking
User Name
Linux - Networking This forum is for any issue related to networks or networking.
Routing, network cards, OSI, etc. Anything is fair game.


  Search this Thread
Old 07-26-2003, 01:23 PM   #1
LQ Newbie
Registered: Jul 2003
Location: NYC
Distribution: rh9/gentoo
Posts: 7

Rep: Reputation: 0
Can't connect to Guest OS

Hi, I'm runing on RH9 using VMware ws 4 with a guest os of Win98. I want to share files between the guest and host. The way I have effectively done it is by just changing between HOST and NAT networking for the guest. With HOST I can boot the OS and see my host OS in the network and transfer files, but to access the internet I need to use NAT. So I was wondering if there a way for me to make my C:\Share folder visible on my host OS? I have tried the mount -smbfs command but I get an error saying it' can't connect. Any help would be great.
Old 07-26-2003, 10:09 PM   #2
LQ Newbie
Registered: Jul 2003
Location: NYC
Distribution: rh9/gentoo
Posts: 7

Original Poster
Rep: Reputation: 0


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Vmware guest awilisch Linux - Software 1 01-24-2005 07:35 PM
[SAMBA]HOWTO Sharing vfat or any other mounted fs as guest(no pass when connect) SRKI-Neo Linux - Networking 0 10-20-2004 03:52 PM
Guest matt3333 Slackware 3 12-22-2003 10:15 AM
Guest OS ZoZo Linux - General 1 09-25-2002 05:40 PM
can only samba as a guest matt Linux - Networking 5 09-07-2001 01:56 PM > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Networking

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 09:33 PM.

Main Menu
Write for LQ is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration