Installing Vmware/WinXP on Kubuntu 7.10

pkaplan1 at pkaplan1 at
Thu Nov 8 00:43:55 UTC 2007

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From: Scott <slewin at>
> Greg Booth wrote:
> > VirtualBox just seems to run faster and of course if you compile from
> > source it's 100% open source.
> If you install the provided packages from adept/synaptic you also get 
> the open source version.
True. but isn't it also true that Kubuntu will not supply packages of new versions for 7.10; you'll have to wait until 8.04 for any upgrades between now and next April.  If you compile from VB's source, you can stay current.

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