What network configuration should I use with vbox
On 9 October 2010 03:29, James Wall <email@example.com> wrote:
> On 10/08/2010 05:47 PM, Bill Longman wrote:
>> On 10/08/2010 03:36 PM, Maciej Grela wrote:
>>> 2010/10/8 Mick <firstname.lastname@example.org>:
>>>> I want to install MSWindows in a VM. *I want to be able to use the guest
>>>> MSWindows OS to connect to a website run on apache on the Gentoo host OS on
>>>> the same machine.
>>>> What is the recommended network configuration for the VM? *NAT or bridge?
>>>> Anything I should pay particular attention to? *I haven't configured a network
>>>> machine before.
>>> I would suggest bridge mode in this case.
>> I second the motion to use bridge mode. All in favor, say "aye".
> Aye! The bridged mode will give the VM a LAN address from DHCP (provided
> that your LAN uses DHCP) address that can then be used like a regular