[openbeos] Re: update: BeOS in vmware

  • From: "Chira, Valentin" <Chira@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: "'openbeos@xxxxxxxxxxxxx'" <openbeos@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Thu, 17 Oct 2002 10:20:22 +0200

can someone tell me how to install and run OpenBeOS in a VirtualPC or in
Bochs?I wanna help in development if you need help..

regards
  Valentin



> -----Original Message-----
> From: Vassilis Perantzakis [mailto:vaspervnp@xxxxxxxx]
> Sent: Donnerstag, 17. Oktober 2002 10:22
> To: openbeos@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
> Subject: [openbeos] Re: update: BeOS in vmware
> 
> 
> This is good news. Can you try the same on Virtual PC 5 ? I 
> have managed to make BeOS run quite nicely in there (even 
> with S3 support), but the timer problem still exists. 
> Although it is a lot smaller (about 1/5th  of a second faster 
> than the real clock). I would like to poke around with 
> OpenBeOS inside VPC and not have to buy Vmware too.
> 
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: openbeos-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx 
> > [mailto:openbeos-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx] On Behalf Of Franηois Revol
> > Sent: Thursday, October 17, 2002 3:14 AM
> > To: openbeos@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
> > Subject: [openbeos] update: BeOS in vmware
> > 
> > 
> > I think I got a fix for the timer problems in BeOS running in 
> > vmware. It still has this ugly and slow grayscale video, but 
> > at least it's 
> > usable, even on my K6-2 350, and the clock isn't funky 
> > anymore (and the 
> > processes behave better also :)), it looks quite accurate for 
> > what I saw 
> > (drift of a second on several minutes, didn't expect that 
> > precision =).
> > 
> > This is good news for some people who are forced to run Linux 
> > or Win and still want to help :)
> > 
> > If someone is willing to betatest, mail me privately.
> > 
> > François.
> > 
> 
> 

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