best way to run vista inside freebsd

Roland Smith rsmith at
Thu Oct 18 23:01:27 PDT 2007

On Thu, Oct 18, 2007 at 06:02:29PM +0000, Aryeh M. Friedman wrote:
> I want to run vista (windows) on my freebsd (amd64) machine without
> rebooting what is better wine or an vm emulator (if so which one... I
> know how to use vmware but never done so on a *nix machine)

Have you tried qemu? You might need to replace its bios file by a newer
one that supports EFI. (google for 'qemu vista').

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