Linked by Eugenia Loli on Wed 8th May 2002 16:41 UTC
OSNews, Generic OSes The open source Bochs, VMware Workstation by VMware, Inc. and VirtualPC from Connectix are applications that virtualize or emulate the x86 hardware, allowing you to run multiple operating systems on top of a "host" operating system that these three applications run upon. This means that you will be able to run Linux or FreeBSD or other supported "guest" OSes under Windows, Linux (or Macintosh), inside a window or fullscreen. But which one delivers the best performance for the money? And what about the free Bochs?
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Re: VESA?
by Eugenia on Wed 8th May 2002 21:08 UTC

>Does anyone know how to get VMware to support VESA video cards? Is it even possible?

How do you think AtheOS and SkyOS are running under VMWare in the screenshots? VMWare will automatically expose the VESA if the VMWare virtual graphics card drive is not installed or supported under the guest OS.