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Subject: Re: running a build server

Re: running a build server

From: Mark Allums <>
Date: Tue, 19 Feb 2008 10:06:53 -0600

Mark Allums wrote:
> To start, go to the Microsoft download site and get Virtual PC 2007.
> Install it, and then get back to us.
> You will need to find a distribution of Linux that runs well under
> Virtual PC. Debian is not one of them. Fedora maybe. Install that on
> the Virtual machine you create for the purpose.
> You should increase the amount of RAM you have. A separate machine
> would be a good idea. Again, it doesn't have to be state-of-the-art.


It may be hard to use Virtual PC with XP Home. You may need to get
VMWare or another virtual machine. Or, as an alternative, get XP
Professional. That will run Virtual PC okay.

--Mark Allums
Received on 2008-02-19

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