[ubuntu-za] Win4Lin

Charl Wentzel charl.wentzel at vodamail.co.za
Tue May 25 11:38:47 BST 2010


On Tue, 2010-05-25 at 11:43 +0200, Quintin van Rooyen wrote:
> On 25 May 2010 10:53, Raoul Snyman
> <raoul.snyman at saturnlaboratories.co.za> wrote:
>         On Tue, 25 May 2010 09:59:42 +0200, Charl Wentzel wrote:

>         I don't know about running a GUI-less VirtualBox, mostly
>         because I haven't
>         done it before, but that's probably a good option.
> 
> Hey.
> 
> Win7 in a VM is s-l-o-w. Make sure you have loadsa RAM.
> 
> 
> Also, we have a headless Virtualbox install with XP, and there is an
> issue with Windows VM's with vboxheadless that causes them to not boot
> properly, so keep an eye on that. We need to fiddle with the blerrie
> VM at least twice to four time a month to get it going again.
> 
> (Google for windows black screen on boot with virtualbox headless.)
> 
> YMMV!
> 
Thanks.  I'll try it and report back.





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