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Running bridged-networking vmware player on a Linux machine with 2 interfaces

I have got a laptop running Arch Linux with 2 interfaces: wireless (wlan0) and ethernet (eth0). I use wlan0 to access internet (static IP, networking is configured using netcfg), and I connect a ...
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Ubuntu 11.10 on VMware Player - No network behind proxy

I have VMWare Ubuntu 11.10 guest hosted on Win7. When behind a proxy, I am able to browse with chrome / firefox but all other network activity does not work (i.e. curl, system update, apt-get, etc.) ...
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Can't ping host from vmware guest using bridged networking

Host is Windows 7 Guest is Ubuntu 11.04 Network adapter is wireless I can ping other computers on the network but not the host. No firewall are involved. Sniffing the traffic with wireshark it ...
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Can't connect to Web-Service running on VMware Player

I have windows 7 installed and I am running VMware player with Ubuntu as the guest OS. I installed Etherpad which runs on http://localhost:9000 in the VMware player. In the VMware player itself I can ...
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Suddenly I lost my VMware Player Linux ip , why?

I installed CentOs 5.8 on VMware player version 3.1.2 that running on windows xp Everything was working great I used bridged network configuration and I got ip (probably from the network DHCP ) But ...
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can ping other mechines but other mechines can not ping me

Inside the Virtual Machine ,running Ubuntu, I can ping outside machines and can even connect to the internet, but outside machines can not ping me except my host Windows machine, The VMware Image ...
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2answers
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Network access to VM only from host

I'm trying to do some testing of Ubuntu 10.04 Beta 2 Server in a VMWare environment. The host is XP, and the VM software is VMPlayer. Problem is, I want to be able to see the VM from the network, ...
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Using Mac OS guest in VMPlayer. Unable to connect to the Internet

I am new to Mac OS. I am using VMPlayer on a Windows 7 machine to use Mac OS 10.4.1. I am not able to connect to the Internet in my Guest OS - Mac. I tried both Wireless and LAN but nothing seems to ...
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1answer
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VMware: Connect to the guest's localhost from the host OS?

Using VMware Player, is there a way to connect to the guest's localhost from the host? (In this case, the guest is Ubuntu, the host is Windows 7.)
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Slow http traffic between VMWare Player guest and host

I have a web application running as an http server inside the VMWare Player guest OS, and I'm trying to access the content from the host OS. The guest is running Ubuntu, and the host is running ...
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How to prevent TCP connection timeout when FTP'ing large file?

I am not able to FTP (retrieve) a large file from the Internet to my Linux VM. It times out after a while. The actual error is "Could not read reply from control connection -- timed out." This error ...