Re: VMware packaging
On Sun, Aug 13, 2006 at 01:59:57AM +0100, Peter Collingbourne wrote:
> On Sun, Aug 13, 2006 at 02:25:59AM +0200, Pierre Habouzit wrote:
> > Le dim 13 août 2006 02:06, Peter Collingbourne a écrit :
> > > Dear all,
> > >
> > > I found there were no VMware-related packages in the official
> > > repository, nor any way of creating them. Thus I propose to create
> > > a tool that will build (for example for VMware Server) vmware-server
> > > and vmware-modules-source packages based on an installation tarball
> > > (a la java-package).
> > why would we need it when there is already quite plenty of good free
> > alternatives (qemu, bochs e.g.) ?
> To provide choice to the user perhaps? I myself use qemu but some may
> need features such as suspend/resume.
there, suspended. To restart:
Fun will now commence
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