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Old 07-18-2010, 11:27 AM   #1
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Unhappy how to share a folder for virtual linux server in windows xp


i am using windows xp and i virtualy running centos 4 by using microsoft virtual server 2007. i need to install webmin in centos but i having rpm package in windows xp how i share the folder for linux. i dont know how to share a folder for virually installed centos in microsoft virtual pc 2007.

Any one help me please.....

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S. A. Yusuf Sithik.
Old 07-18-2010, 11:45 AM   #2
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I believe windows file sharing is done using SMB protocol. I think there's something called Samba for linux that will let them speak to a windows network.
Old 07-18-2010, 12:31 PM   #3
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There's a share folder option in "Settings" for Virtual PC 2007. Just go to the option for your VM and look under Settings to find Share Folder. Of course, this is a Windows XP question, not a Linux question.
Old 07-20-2010, 01:45 PM   #4
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He mentioned centos 4 so I thought I would chime in. I'm no expert to be sure.


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