VMWare Tools for FreeBSD
peter at boosten.org
Sun Mar 16 08:29:16 UTC 2008
Ted Mittelstaedt wrote:
> Are you asking if FreeBSD can be made to run the ESX software so that
> a FreeBSD server can virtualize multiple systems, or are you asking
> if an ESX server can create a virtual machine that FreeBSD can run in?
> If your using the commercial ESX product I would assume you would be
> using it on it's own "bare metal" product incarnation which I think
> uses a hacked-up version of Linux (without a compiler or any other
> normal Linux tools). In that case I do not see why you would have
> a problem running multiple FreeBSD virtual servers on the ESX
That's not what OP is asking. He wants to run FreeBSD as VM in ESX.
There's currently no support from VMWare for FreeBSD, but it runs anyway.
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