Saturday, April 29, 2017

VirtualBox and sharing folders

With a brand new VirtualBox and a new Ubuntu desktop (as client on a Windows machine), I had troubles getting the folder sharing to work. The mount command failed with some rather obscure messages. The solution was to install:

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References
  1. HOWTO: Using Shared Folders, https://forums.virtualbox.org/viewtopic.php?f=29&t=15868&sid=48768b562c0cf8d0f002e47277f786fb