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vm guest

vmware /proc/cpuinfo fudging

Of course vmware HAS to fudge & mangle /proc/cpuinfo (deleting “cpu cores” for example) but it just never occured to me it would !

i suppose it should have been obvious !


PS i wonder what do KVM, VirtualBox and XEN do ?

Oracle Enterprise Linux JeOS VM Templates

Oracle Enterprise Linux JeOS

With Oracle Enterprise Linux JeOS (Just Enough OS) — a secure, minimized OS that is freely re-distributable and backed by enterprise-class support — developers and ISVs can now easily build Oracle VM Templates.

VMware Fusion 2 now supports Ubuntu 8.10 guests

VMware Fusion 2.0.2 is a maintenance release of VMware Fusion 2 for Apple Mac OS/X.

It now supports Ubuntu 8.10 as a guest operating system, including features such as VMware Tools with prebuilt kernel modules, Easy Install, and Unity.

VMware Fusion 2.0.2 (for Intel-based Macs):
without McAfee VirusScan Plus Installer
187 MB

VMware Fusion 2.0.2 (for Intel-based Macs):
Download including McAfee VirusScan Plus Installer
286 MB

Oracle GNU/Linux 5.2 and Oracle Xen VM Server 2.1.2

Oracle GNU/Linux 5.2 and Oracle Xen VM Server 2.1.2 ISOs are now available for download from:


and you can get some Oracle Xen VM templates from