Flash: Plan 9 from
Bell Labs is now available for VMware Workstation 3 as a pre-installed
- Chapter 10, Sections 10.2 and 10.3, starting on page 184: Make sure that
you do not try to access the share as the Administrator user; most Windows
versions won't let you do that. Create another user for this (and give it a
Chapter 5, page 99, step four: I talk about a directory
/var/tmp/vmware-linux-tools, then do a
cd /var/tmp/vmware-tools-linux. Transpose the words
tools and linux in that latter command.
Chapter 9, page 159: The RFC 1918 netmask for 172.16.0.0 is actually
255.240.0.0, not 255.255.0.0. However, note that 172.16.0.0/16 is a subset of
172.16.0.0/12, so if you set up a network based on the netmask in the book,
you won't have any trouble.
Brian Ward -