• Can I write a program that detects if it is running on Citrix?

    Is there a way to create a program that can detect when it is running within a Citrix environment? This may sound strange, but we run systems in a number of different environments and Citrix requires programs to function in a specific way. Is there a reliable way to do this?

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  • Can we clone a VM using VMware Fusion?

    Our team is using a Mac OS X and we're trying to figure out if it's possible to "clone" a virtual machine using VMware Fusion. We tried using the Finder to copy the VM's package structure but the problem was that the copy didn't appear in the VM library. What should we do?

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  • How can we force VMware virtual machine to stop?

    We have a virtual machine on a server that won't stop or even reboot. We can't log into anymore / stop it using the VMware server console. We've already eliminated rebooting the host since there's other virtual machines running. Is there a way to force the VM to stop?

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  • Why is .net CLR considered a virtual machine?

    I’ve been reading "Professional .Net Framework 2.0" wherein .net CLR is mentioned as a virtual machine. This doesn’t make sense to me. What are the criteria for making such a determination? Why is it necessary for there to be virtual machines on many development platforms? Is it possible to...

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  • How do I find out what environment my OS is running in?

    How do I find out what environment my OS is running in – such as fully-virtualized (where the VMM does binary translation), para-virtualized or non-virtualized? I have some idea of how to go about it (some operations like accessing a memory page/disk will take longer time in a virtualized...

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  • Differences between an emulator and a virtual machine

    Now this may seem like a generic question but I'm looking for the differences between an "emulator" and a "virtual machine". I know the basic difference between the two include an emulator is specifically used for games while virtual machines are used for operating systems. But aren't there other...

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  • What are the technical capabilities for Parrot versus other VMs?

    This is more of a general question: I know Parrot is the virtual machine that was originally designed for Perl 6.I'm actually trying to figure out what the technical capabilities Parrot"s VM offers against other competing VMs (Java Virtual Machine/Common Language Runtime)? Thanks!

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  • Creating VM copies for temporary use

    Is it possible to copy the VMs located in a data store and put them up on a different server while performing maintenance on the main virtualization server? I’m using Linux, so I don’t think the Converter utility will work.

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  • Should I implement Jira on a virtual machine?

    This is more of a basic question but has anyone experienced success or failure running Jira on a VM?My server is almost to capacity and I'm trying to set up a new source control / defect tracking server. A few of my tech related friends suggested a VM (which would free me from hardware problems and...

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  • What are the differences between Docker.io and a normal virtual machine?

    Can someone tell what is specifically different between Docker.io and a full virtual machine? How does it manage to provide a full filesystem, isolated networking environment, etc., without being as much of a performance drain? Why is it easier to deploy software to a Docker.io than to a consistent...

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  • Create a portable VM (using VMware)

    I'm trying to figure out if there's a way to create a fully portable virtual machine that uses VMware products. I'm looking to to create a VM, install several apps, put the VM on a USB2 drive and run it on a Windows OS (while not downloading anything in host). Is this possible? If possible, which...

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  • Best ways to optimize my development virtual machine?

    I'm using a virtual machine for my development (as a best practice) so I'm basically trying to optimize my VM as much as possible. This is what I have installed already:Server 2003IISVisual Studio 2008Just for my understanding, what's the best way to optimize my development VM? Can anyone provide...

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  • Running Windows Server 2012 as a guest VM

    I’d like to run my Windows Server 2012 as a guest virtual machine under a Windows Server 2008 R2 Hyper-V host? Can this be done? If so, are there any restrictions on what the guest OS can do in this situation? I’m hoping to use it for IIS, COM+ and general WinForms installation functionality....

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  • SMP is equivalent to Virtual Machines?

    Hi all, I have a doubt regarding to relation SMP to Virtual Machines. I have license for Up to 4-way virtual SMP. Then, I'm not sure if this license is for up to 4 Virtual Machines (vCPU). regards

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  • To connect two Linux virtual machines in VMware

    I have installed two virtual Linux servers on VMWARE 2.0 and I need help on how to connect those servers, can anybody please help me out with this one.

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  • Active virtual machines

    Is it too much of a pain to keep a monthly active VM usage rate? That is can I report the number of VMs being used on a monthly basis?

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  • Streaming video issues

    We want to visualize on of our systems. However, we are having an issue when trying to do streaming video, both the video and audio are choppy at best. We have tried doing it on a local box connected through RDP, choppy and connecting to a terminal server, much worse. We are starting to research...

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  • Re-starting Virtual Machines periodically

    Hi All, I want to know the procedure on how to re-start a virtual machine for every "X" hours. Please help me with the full procedure along with the script. Thanks in advance.

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  • virtual center

    if you run virtual center server on a virtual machine that is within a cluster and the esx host fails. Will HA migrate the virtual center server to a new esx host??

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  • How to run virtual machine in MacBook created in external harddisk from PC running Windows XP Home?

    I wanted to transfer my Windows XP Home applications and setup to my MacBook running on Leopard OS. After using the free VMware Converter on my PC to create a virtual machine (VM) in an external harddisk and copying it to my MacBook, I realised something else is needed to run it. Do I need to buy...

    Lpengkee5 pointsBadges:

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