Re: Alternative to VMware?
From: Joel Konkle-Parker (jjk3_at_msstate.edu)
Date: Tue, 03 Feb 2004 15:24:14 -0600 To: Massimiliano <email@example.com>
> Joel Konkle-Parker wrote:
>> I really want to get a copy of VMware, but I don't have $140 for the
>> student version. So I'm looking for alternatives. I just want some
>> kind of sandbox where I can test out new software, distros, etc,
>> without rebooting into a seperate partition.
> To try some distros you can use user-mode-linux
Doesn't the guest OS's kernel need to be modified to work with uml?
Also, you can't test livecds and installation routines and such with
uml, can you?
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