Problem After installing VMware Tools, you are still having a bad experience interacting with your Win2k8 or Vista VM. Firstly, it could be because you have not enabled full hardware accelaration. Please check you hardware acceleration settings to confirm that you have set it to the fullest. To check for hardware acceleration, Right click on… Continue reading VMware Server – Poor experience with Vista Windows VMs.
"Some things, such as themes, sounds, or background settings may not work correctly." blah blah blah There were several posts on the web but none of it could get me my Ubuntu working. What i suspect is that this is a very generic error message and this could come so many ways. My scenario ----------------… Continue reading Ubuntu: There was an error starting the GNOME Settings Daemon.
Do you expereince slow data trasfers between your guest operating systems? Is data transfer between the host and guest also very slow? Are you getting megabyte trasefer rates even though your network adpaters are of gigabit speeds? Here is the solution. The slow trasfer rates between VMware guest operating systems could be due to VMware… Continue reading VMware Server – Increasing speed of vmnets
With so much Ga Ga over VMware and Xen, the industry overlooks the importance of dozen other players who play key roles in maintaining a thriving virtualization ecosystem. Let me call the whole ecosystem a "jungle". Like a jungle which contains all kinds of animals and each one playing a unique distinct role, virtualization ecosystem… Continue reading VDI Solution; A jungle out there
Note:- This article is technical.May not be useful for people NOT working with virtual machines Scenario The Host machine runs Vmware Server on Linux and the guest also runs Linux virtual machine. Problem Summary When trying to ssh from the Host Linux box into the guest Linux box, it just stays with the command and… Continue reading Cannot SSH into a VMWare Guest.
What is VDI? VDI is Virtual Desktop Infrastructure. In order to understand VDI, you need to understand what 'virtual desktops' are. Virtual Desktops are not real desktops but who cares? You don't need to if you are an end user. What i mean by that is, you interact with your virtual desktops just like the… Continue reading What is VDI?