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3answers
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Allow NTP to update by large amounts automatically?

Here is my scenario: I run multiple VMs on my workstation to simulate the production environment. At the end of the day I sleep my workstation (with my VMs running in the background) at 6PM. When I ...
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0answers
32 views

Cannot type in any charater in VMware workstation VM ubuntu

I just installed ubuntu x64 in VMWare workstation. Have only run apt-get update. I noticed I have problem entering keyboard input every now and then. e.g. I opened Firefox, googled something. ...
2
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2answers
101 views

Bridged network connection not working on Ubuntu VM

I am in a corporate environment and there is 802.1x authentication set up which is using my windows credentials + domain to authenticate. Setting up that information for my connection in the VM only ...
0
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1answer
218 views

Getting ipv6 only on ubuntu server with vmware bridge connection

I have ubuntu server 12.10 on vmware. When I have NAT network configuration I get ipv4 address (checking ifconfig eth0). With bridged connection I get only ipv6 connection, but I need an ipv4 ...
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0answers
82 views

VM Ubuntu on Windows server 2008 R2 can not receive HTTP responses

I've installed an Ubuntu server on a Windows Server 2008 R2 as a vm and have some unknown problem there. I set a valid static IP on the Ubuntu server and the Windows server has a valid static IP too. ...
0
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2answers
484 views

Ubuntu Server gateway networking issues on VMware Workstation

I have two Ubuntu 10 Server VMs on VMware Workstation, using bridged networking. I want to route internet traffic to ServerB through ServerA. At the moment, ServerA can access the internet, but not ...
0
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3answers
773 views

Is it possible to setup a DHCP Server for localhost only?

I have a quick question. I have a bunch of VM's (VMWare Workstation) running on a Ubuntu server and have found that VMWare NAT (DHCP) service is unreliable and slow. I have to do use NAT instead of ...
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0answers
133 views

VMWare Workstation 7.1 on Ubuntu 10.04 Host NAT Connections Dropping

I hope someone can help me with this issue. We currently have VMware Workstation setup on an Ubuntu 10.04 host with NAT networking configured for the guests (b/c we don't have a router at the servers ...
2
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3answers
944 views

Unity under Ubuntu 11.04 in VMware Workstation

I'm dealing with a tricky issue, which google knew no answer for. I installed Ubuntu 11.04 32bit as virtual machine in VMware Workstation under a 64 bit Windows7 host system. The surface of Ubuntu is ...
2
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1answer
1k views

Pacemaker virtual IP and IPTables

I'm attempting to set up a cluster of two VMware VMs running Heartbeat, Pacemaker and Varnish on Ubuntu Server 10.04, with the intent of using them as a main and backup loader balancer to further VMs. ...
1
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2answers
181 views

how to run preinstalled windows 7 through ubuntu logged in system with virtual box?

i have a pc with dual boot - "windows 7 and ubuntu 10.10". is it possible to run my windows 7 with virtual box or vmware workstation/player through my ubuntu login. thank you.
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1answer
219 views

Starting a virtual machine with vmrun

For some reason, when I start an ubuntu virtual machine using vmrun, it has no network connection, but when I start it within the vmware workstation gui it does. How do I fix this?
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6answers
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Ubuntu 10.04 running in VMWare unable to connect to authenticate through ISA Server

I have a copy of Ubuntu 10.04 [Desktop] LTS running inside a virtual machine using VMWare workstation on a Win 7 host sitting behind an ISA Server on a corparte network. I am unable to connect to the ...
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2answers
3k views

VMWare Workstation w/Ubuntu 10.04 Server: DHCP Issues

Hey all. Bit of a possibly simple DHCP issue with my Ubuntu 10.04 Server (VMWare Guest). When I sudo dhclient eth0 it sends out plenty of DHCPDISCOVERs but doesn't get any DHCPOFFERs back from the ...
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2answers
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Expand disk space on Ubuntu 10.04 (VMWare Guest)

I need to resize the disk space of an ubuntu guest in VMWare Workstation. After using the expand disk utility in vmware workstation, I need to do some linux magic to resize the parition. I have ...
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2answers
2k views

How to auto start VM on Ubuntu and Vmware workstation 7

Initially i was using window server 2008 and vmware worktation 7. There i had .bat file and i put at startup folder to start Vms at startup. I have chnaged my OS to ubuntu . how can i auto start VM ...
0
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1answer
139 views

Ubuntu 9.10 Guest Connection

I am running Windows 7, VMWare Workstation 7.0.1 and have a Virtual Machine of Ubuntu 9.10. The VM is installed and working correctly. The VMWare Tools are installed, I believe, it is greyed out on ...
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2answers
433 views

Sharing files from ubuntu running in VmWare to the host running OS X?

What is the easiest way to share folders from a Server Install of Ubuntu (no x-windows) running inside VMWare, to the host computer running OSX?
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3answers
2k views

Vmware Workstation in Ubuntu 9.10 Karmic Koala

I am unable to get vmware workstation to work in Ubuntu 9.10. The same installer worked fine in 9.04. Installation is successful, but initialization is not. Does anybody know a fix? $ lsb_release -a ...
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3answers
2k views

VMWare Virtual Machine mysql / apache services not working the same after a VM copy

I have Ubuntu server running in a VMWare 6.5.2 virtual machine. I made a straight file copy of the entire VM folder structure to my laptop from my desktop and then booted it up. After the VM guest OS ...
0
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1answer
1k views

Screen Resolution Offset and Login Box cut off in Ubuntu 9.04 in VMWare 6.52

After rebooting my fairly freshly installed Ubuntu Desktop 9.04 vmware image today, the desktop comes up with the screen offset (approximately) 50 pixels to the left. So the left-most 50 pixels on the ...
0
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2answers
3k views

Can't connect to port 80 in Ubuntu Desktop or Server 9.04 in VMWare Workstation 6.52

After a brand-new install of Ubuntu 9.04 Desktop or Server into a VMWare Workstation 6.52 Virtual Machine, I am unable to connect to port 80 on any remote site (google.com, etc). I can ping remote ...
2
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1answer
513 views

Enlarge vmware image with vmplayer

Is it possible to enlarge an installed (Windows XP) virtual disk partition? I'm using vmware player (vmplayer) on ubuntu linux. If not, can vmware workstation, or -server do the job?
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3answers
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Accessing shared folders from Ubuntu (guest OS) in VMware Workstation ACE Edition

I have enabled the "Shared Folders" feature on the VM that runs Ubuntu 9.04. How do I access this from the Ubuntu guest OS? My host OS is Windows Vista Home Premium with SP2. Note: I have enabled ...