Monthly Archives: February 2009

VMware Mobile Hypervisor and Google Android
VMware showed a Nokia N800 PDA featuring the VMware mobile hypervisor at its VMworld Europe conference in Cannes showing Windows CE and Google’s Android running at the same time !

Citrix XenServerâ„¢ is now free

Enterprise-class. Cloud-proven. Free-of-charge.

This week, Citrix announced a new enterprise-class version of Citrix XenServerâ„¢… at no cost. The announcement marks two firsts: the new XenServer is the first (and only) free virtualization offering to include live migration of virtual machines, and it is the first to provide free, centralized multi-server management—both widely considered killer features.

VMware Server, VMware Tools & X/Ubuntu

VMware Server VMware Tools & X/Ubuntu

  • enable root
  • disable ipv6
  • check gcc is at same version that was used to compile your kernel
  • run

If you are using VMware Server on a Wi-Fi notebook remember to use NAT networking instead of bridged networking for your VMs !