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The whole point of having these guest machines is for testing communications, putting an IP address on them so you can ping things, is a pretty basic step.
1. Console in, and execute the following commands, obviously change the IP addresses to the ones you require.
sudo su ifconfig eth0 10.10.10.10 netmask 255.0.0.0 up route add ip default gw 10.10.10.1 route add default gw 10.10.10.1
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