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Old 03-24-2004, 01:54 AM   #1
dimitri358
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Vmware+red Hat


Hello everyone...i have one question and i think it's pretty simple. Does anyone know how much ram is needed to run a RED HAT distribution with minimum requirements (no X window)? I want to use it with vmware and want to see how much of my resources it will take up
 
Old 03-24-2004, 03:47 AM   #2
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Hi,

if you intend to install Vmware on windows and to install RedHat Linux in a virtual machine, I 'd propose to try it out. You always can edit your virtual machine settings by
selecting "edit virtual machine settings" and entering a new value for Memory.

However, your basis operating system has to share its RAM with the virtual machines.
So if you have few RAM all is very slow.
 
Old 03-24-2004, 10:35 AM   #3
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I run a RH9 VM on a Windows 2000 host. 1GB of RAM is good. You can allocate 512MB (more or less - can be changed on the fly) to run both the host and guest operating systems without performance issues.
 
  


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