Re: Oracle + VMWare
Date: Fri, 28 Dec 2007 00:37:00 -0800 (PST)
On Dec 27, 5:42 pm, "Matthias Hoys" <a..._at_spam.com> 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 www.vmware.com 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.
robert Received on Fri Dec 28 2007 - 02:37:00 CST