By using this site, you acknowledge that you have read and understand our Cookie policy, Privacy policy and Terms .
thumb_up 0 visibility 924 arrow_upward arrow_downward

This page summarizes the steps to mount a windows shared folder in a Linux VMware guest machine, i.e. SUSE.

Setup shared folder

In Virtual Machine Settings windows, add shared folder.

image

Verify it in Linux guest machine

Run the following command line in your virtual machine:

/usr/bin/vmware-hgfsclient

This command will output the available shares:

image

As you can see in the above screenshot, I have added a share named python-bio.

Mount the share

Run the following command to mount it:

sudo vmhgfs-fuse -o nonempty -o allow_other .host:/python-bio /home/tangf/mounts/python-bio/

In my case, I am mounting share python-bio to folder /home/tangf/mounts/python-bio/.

Verify

You can then change directory to the mount folder and list the files in it using command ‘ls -alt’

image

info Last modified by Raymond at 2 years ago

comment Comments (0)
No comments yet.
account_circle Raymond

General IT information for programming.

open_in_new View

local_offer Tags


info License/Terms