VirtualBox

Ticket #1311 (closed defect: fixed)

Opened 6 years ago

Last modified 6 years ago

Shared folders: Strange behaviour

Reported by: suiyuan Owned by:
Priority: trivial Component: shared folders
Version: VirtualBox 1.5.6 Keywords: shared folders
Cc: Guest type: Windows
Host type: other

Description

Hello,

I'm using a Fedora 7 as Host and a WinXP as Guest-system.

I've defined 3 different shared folders (WORK, PRIVATE, GENERAL), which I want to access in XP as network drives.

It should look like this:

X: => WORK Y: => PRIVATE Z: => GENERAL

All the virtual drives have now the same name (WORK), and I cannot change it inside Windows. Inside the command-prompt from windows they all have the same drive serial number.

I still can access the different folders correctly, but they all have the same name... So that's a little bit confusing.

suiyuan

Change History

comment:1 Changed 6 years ago by frank

  • Guest type changed from other to Windows

comment:2 Changed 6 years ago by frank

  • Component changed from other to shared folders

comment:3 Changed 6 years ago by frank

If the problem still exists, please update to 1.6.4 and attach a VBox.log file of your VM session. 1.6.4 adds some additional logging which wasn't available before.

comment:4 Changed 6 years ago by sandervl73

  • Status changed from new to closed
  • Resolution set to fixed

Retry with 2.0.2 (update the additions too) and reopen if necessary.

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