VMware + WindowsXP guest + license?

Albert Charron albert at albertcharron.name
Mon May 7 14:08:12 UTC 2007

Tomoki Taniguchi wrote:
> Do you still need a new license even if I make the laptop completely linux
> and the only copy of windows i will be running is under VMware?
Yes you need a new license.  As I said, the OEM license will only 
validate on the original hardware.  The EULA forbids you to transfer it 
to another "machine" (VMWare is considered as a machine here)...

  Albert Charron
  Linux Counter member #157482
  Registered computers: 195048, 164158, 279022, 323762

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