August 12, 2008

Setting up bridged networking on vmware for ncp2

I had a little trouble setting up VMware to share the host's (Ubuntu) nic interface eth0 (with static ip) with the guest ncp2.

Follow the instrucions here to setup a VMware install:

When you need to pass network settings, for a static IP configuration on the host, follow the below steps.

Lets say the guest is setup as

IP:, with netmask and router

Then host needs to be

IP: (or 4 or 5..), with netmask and router