Ubuntu 8.4 problem
Lucio M Nicolosi
lmnicolosi at gmail.com
Thu Jan 29 11:27:14 UTC 2009
Avi Greenbury wrote:
> Note, though, that the free bit only covers VirtualBox - you will still
> need whatever permissions are appropriate to use any OS in it. So to
> (legally) have Windows XP running in VirtualBox, you'd need to have gone
> out and bought a retail box of it (if indeed the XP EULA allows for
> virtual machine installation).
> The reality is that any OEM install CD is likely to work in the short
> term, but will likely be picked up by WGA.
> Avi Greenbury
Since Linda said that:
"I tried to install Windows with Ubuntu but all it will do is open the
folders and not let me run anything."
I assumed she has a copy of the MS OS (that, by the way, should be
provided by the hardware manufacturer if it is a strict requirement to
run the equipment, but of course this is just wishful thinking)
Lucio M. Nicolosi, Eng.
São Paulo - Brazil
email: lmnicolosi at gmail.com
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