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Old 03-18-2005, 12:36 AM   #1
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Linux inside Microsoft Virtual PC

Has anyone here attempted to install Linux inside Microsoft Virtual PC?
I am trying, but the whole thing looks shady.
For every action, there is a delay (unacceptable level) in moving install process. I haven't seen that happen if OS inside were W2k or WXP.
Old 03-18-2005, 01:46 AM   #2
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Well, I finally managed to get RH92 to work inside Virtual PC. But it took me at least two hours. Not sure why it should be, considering a fast SATA drive an large RAM.

I am writing this post from inside RH. Glad it works finally.
Old 03-18-2005, 02:40 AM   #3
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if you look in google you wil find out that a sh*tload of OS's dont work with MS virtual pc

my advice for the future



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