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Re: [SLE] Win4Lin vs VMware
On Wednesday 30 May 2001 06:13 pm, TRBishop wrote:
> On Wednesday 30 May 2001 08:40 am, Steven Hatfield wrote:
> > On Wednesday 30 May 2001 08:44 am, Patriiiiiiiiiick wrote:
> > snip>
> > VMWare doesn't require kernel mods, and will run several different x86
> > based OS's, including all versions of Windows, BeOS, Linux, and BSD.
> > Probably some others that I can't think of right off of the top of my
> > head. It is also much slower than Win4Lin is, running at roughly 1/2 of
> > your native processor speed.
> >snip<
>
> What's that you say? BeOS in a virtual machine? What version of
> VMware/SuSE/kernel? I would love to know how you did it. I have always
> failed...close, but no cigar. You can contact me off-list. And yes, it
> is a great program. Thanks.

I just checked their website, and you are right -- BeOS is not supported..
sorry :(

You might want to check their newsgroup though, as there might be someone
there that has gotten it to work. They are listed on:
http://www.vmware.com/support/using/newsgroups.html

-Steven

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