[ubuntu-za] Win4Lin

Deon Spengler deon.spengler at gmail.com
Tue May 25 10:02:01 BST 2010

Hi Charl,

> If I had to run Win 7 on a Linux server, which virtualisation package
> would you suggest?  Noting that its probably an old dual-core processor
> I'll be using.

When you say Linux server, are you talking Ubuntu Server, Linux without GUI?
The following command will tell you if you have a processor with
hardware virtualisation on built in.

egrep '(vmx|svm)' /proc/cpuinfo

If you do have vmx or svm I recommend that you use KVM (Kernel Virtual Machine).



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