Minix under VMWare
content last revised 18 Aug 2003, see note below added 2005-01-29
Note added 2005-01-29:
The information on this page is now in the
emulated and virtual platforms (/hints.html#emul-virt)
section of the Minix Hints/FAQ page.
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is a commercial software product that allows multiple operating systems to
run and even interact on virtual machines on a single computer.
I am interested in hearing of similar projects, please write to
More information is available on Patrick Wagstrom's
Minix under VMWare how-to
Oops! As of August 2003 Wagstrom's site and this page have vanished
from the web. I found a cached copy of the text
here on Google.
I don't know how long it will remain accessible.
The text of the article was also posted to the minix-l mailing list and should
be retrievable from the
The original article includes a copyright notice. I will repost it here if
I can reach the author and get permission.
Jeff Absher contributed a note on
Minix to host file transfers on VMWare.
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