I use Cluster on VB a lot (in bridged mode) and it seems fine. Have you turned the
firewalls off within your VMs?
On 29 Jun 2013, at 09:58, Serdyn du Toit <dutoitns@stripped> wrote:
> Use ClusterJ - check.
> Review connectivity - check.
> Initially the networking to the VirtualBox VM was using NAT and port
> forwarding. In the meantime I've changed to "Bridged Adapter" which
> basically gives the VM its own IP address.
> I now installed MySql Cluster on Windows (from where I'm executing my code)
> and everything works. So there does seem to be a problem with the
> VirtualBox communication (even though I tried two configurations which does
> work for normal non-development use)
> I'll investigate a bit more later and feedback. I want to
> 1) review other VirtualBox network connectivity modes and see if something
> interesting happens
> 2) if that fails, try VMWare and just see if I get better results using
> different VM software
> (or I can of course just develop as-is but my reason for putting MySql
> Cluster on the VM was so that I can re-use operational scripts across
> development and production - so I'm willing to spend a little bit more time
> and see if I can get it to work)
> Thanks for all the help!!!! :)