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Old 02-15-2005, 08:48 AM   #1
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Installing vmware, will it be slow?


Anyone have tried installing vmware(http://www.vmware.com/) in order to access windows while using Linux, I was told that its going to be toooooo slow, is that right?
 
Old 02-15-2005, 08:52 AM   #2
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have it done the other way.
itīs slower, of course, but not as expected.
have tested on a box here 512MB (280MB for linux), when the guest is up and running itīs okay for normal use.
 
  


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