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You can ping the default gateway from the vms, but cannot get beyond that to
the rest of the internet?
On Wednesday January 26, 2011, James Patrick Sigmon wrote:
> Hey Andy,
> I am able to ping the default gateway. I also made all the name changes to
> match as you described, however, I'm still unable to get Internet access
> on my vms. Aside from the network guys telling me an unintentional fib,
> is there some other possible reason for this issue?
> On Jan 25, 2011, at 1:57 PM, Andy Kurth wrote:
> > The network type should be bridged. I'd remove host-only and NAT if you
> > have them enabled for simplicity.
> > How are the Virtual Switch 1 & 2 values configured in the VM profile? On
> > the Summary page for the VMware host, what is listed under the Name
> > column under Networks? For VMware Server 2.x, the defaults are usually
> > "Bridged" and "Bridged (2)". Configure your VCL VM profile values to
> > match the values in the Name column, not the VMnet column.
> > Also, check the subnet mask and default gateway being assigned to your
> > images. Can you ping the default gateway?
> > -Andy
> > On 1/24/2011 2:12 PM, James Patrick Sigmon wrote:
> >> Hey all,
> >> I'm having troubles getting internet access for my images. I'm
> >> currently assigning address statically on a standalone system. The
> >> images can communicate with each other and the management node, but
> >> nothing outside of that. I confirmed with the network guys that the ip
> >> addresses I'm using should have internet access, so I assume this must
> >> be a VMware setting issue.
> >> This is my first time using VMware Server 2, so I may have slipped up
> >> somewhere. I've tried host-only and bridged networking and neither
> >> resolve the issue. In the past, for VMware Server 1, I used to use
> >> Custom and then specified the vmnet. I'm not sure how this setting
> >> transposes over to VMware Server 2.
> >> Any ideas are appreciated.
> >> Thanks,
> >> Patrick Sigmon
North Carolina State University
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