I have installed a virtualized debain 5 with VMware Player on Windows 7.

Can I login with ssh to my virtualized server from my Windows?

(sorry couldn't explain it better :D )



Assuming you have configured your network settings correctly in VMWare player to allow access from the host, then yes you should be able to SSH into the guest.

  • HMM which ip address should i use to login with? – dynamic Jan 23 '11 at 20:42
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    @yes123 - the address assigned to the virtual debian 5 guest. You have to understand that as clever as virtualisation is, it doesn't do anything magical to networking; each machine running in a virtual machine needs an IP address (either a 'real' one from/on your LAN, or I think it can self assign an IP and NAT through your host) and you communicate with this box much like you would any other device on your network. – Rob Moir Jan 23 '11 at 21:01

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