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RE: request for VMware image of Etch beta 3 release minimal netinstall


I have to look more into this...


-----Original Message-----
From: Sridhar M.A. [mailto:mas@mylug.org] 
Sent: Tuesday, October 03, 2006 11:33 AM
To: debian-user@lists.debian.org
Subject: Re: request for VMware image of Etch beta 3 release minimal

On Tue, Oct 03, 2006 at 09:34:23AM -0400, Stephen Yorke wrote:
   > But this site only creates the VMX file for you...it does not
   > build the Virtual Machine for you or am I mistaken?
Yes. It can create/build the virtual machine along with the vmdk files,
etc. We need to download that and proceed with the installation of the
OS of our choice. 

On Mon, Oct 02, 2006 at 10:34:45PM -0700, David Christensen wrote:
   >    > Jon Dowland wrote:
   >    > > I've failed to install Etch inside vmware player
   >    > 
   >    > It's my understanding that you can't create virtual machines
   >    > VMware Player -- you need to buy VMware Workstation (or
   >    > 
I was answering the above statement that one needed VMWare Workstation
to 'create' a virtual machine. I just pointed out that it was not the

Alternately, one can also use qemu to 'create' a virtual machine for
VMWare. I think easyvmx does this behind the scene.


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