Amazon Linux images suitable for VMware, Virtualbox, and box images for Vagrant ready for download and use.
In part one of this series, I described how to get the basic distribution copied down from AWS to a local partition within a virtualized environment. For part two of this series, I described putting a working kernel and kernel tool building environment on the virtual disk created during part 1, and boot it up for the first time. You […]
pics of my new shiny Mac Pro! Decided it was time for an upgrade as running 3-4 VMs at once was getting to be a little … slow at times. And having VMs eating processor and RAM while playing World of Warcraft? Â For shame! Â Work and play at the same time causes sumthin’ sumthin’… New system has 12GB RAM and […]
Oh my, no contest. Fusion installed approximately 50% faster than Parallels. In fact, I think Win2K8 installs faster virtually (ESX, ESXi, Fusion, and Parallels) faster than on native hardware via standard DVDROM. Not much more to say, was just an unexpected outcome/observation.