vmware / vmplayer on freebsd?
coolzone at io.dk
Thu Jul 20 13:39:43 UTC 2006
On Thu, 20 Jul 2006 06:39:28 +0000 (WET)
Duane Hill <d.hill at yournetplus.com> wrote:
> On Thu, 20 Jul 2006, cknipe at savage.za.org wrote:
> > As far as I'm aware, VMWare only supports FreeBSD as a Guest OS, not as a Host
> > OS. i.e. you can't run VMWare itself on FreeBSD, but you can run FreeBSD
> > inside VMWare..
> That would be correct. I own a copy of VMWare for Windows and use it
> extensively to test out different scenarios with FreeBSD before touching
> our production server. Works like a charm!
That is not correct!
We use VMWare3 from ports on a FreeBSD machine at our datacenter and it's running Windows XP perfectly. VMWare3 from ports supports FreeBSD as a host perfectly.
Best and kind regards
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