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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by Antarius on Thu 9th May 2002 03:24 UTC

G'day Kevin,

I think it might just be you. ;)

I've used TightVNC on small (5-10 workstation) networks on a 10Mbps Hub and the speed has been quite good! The same can be said for a 56K POTS connection (for 1 workstation, of course...)

XDP, OTOH, is an entirely different matter... <shudder>