Re: Oracle + VMWare

From: Robert Klemme <>
Date: Fri, 28 Dec 2007 00:37:00 -0800 (PST)
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On Dec 27, 5:42 pm, "Matthias Hoys" <> wrote:
> Thanks for the feedback. We are planning to use VMWare ESX, which doesn't
> need a "host" OS. It runs directly on the hardware of the VMWare box.

The full story is: they have their own Linux stripped down with a custom management UI. I cannot remember where exactly I found that bit but it was somewhere on the site and / or in the docs.

> Anyhow, I don't think we would have choosen Windows as a host OS, more the
> other way around.

I once ran VMWare Server on a Windows XP 64bit and had no issues with Windows and Linux guests. I did not run an Oracle in either of those.

Kind regards

robert Received on Fri Dec 28 2007 - 02:37:00 CST

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