virtualization which one to choose?

Fran Serrano fran at franserrano.com
Fri Nov 9 08:16:05 UTC 2007


El vie, 09-11-2007 a las 08:35 +0100, Frederik De Richter escribió:

> Tx for all the comments. I tried VirtualBox out of Synaptic Gutsy 1.5
> OSE. Works like a charm. Easy to install. Had some problems with
> getting XP Pro to be installed, but I guess this is normal ;). Anyway
> I will now test the virtual desktop to find out what works and what
> not. 
> 
> I certainly will get another VM to testride Gentoo etc.
> 
> Next step I will also give VMware a go. 
> 
> Just a dumb question : why use dualboot if you can run VM's ?


Because performance is not the same. Try to play any recent game on
VMWare and you'll notice the difference.

Regards.


> 
> erik
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