August 7, 2006

It almost works

BeOS5 in ParallelsBeOS5 in Parallels

This is, alas, as far as BeOS5 will get in booting under Parallels. Ubuntu runs really well though, and next up is Win2k - I prefer that for virtual machines. Runs much faster than XP, and I don’t have to deal with the hassle of transferring the license from my now-defunct XP install under VirtualPC.

I despise copy protection most of the time, but XPs Genuine Advantage’ is one of the biggest pains in the ass.


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