[Haifux] Virtual Box\Machine

Tal Abir tal.abir at gmail.com
Mon Feb 2 15:42:48 MSK 2009

I can write up a page on coLinux, WUBI, andLinux, etc...

I agree that running Linux inside Windows is not optimal but The transition
(from Windows to Linux + Windows in a box) requires to reinstall windows
under Linux.

Where&How can I update the wiki?

On Fri, Jan 30, 2009 at 12:57 AM, Dotan Cohen <dotancohen at gmail.com> wrote:

> 2009/1/29 Yossi Gil <yossi.gil at gmail.com>:
> > Tal, I missed that note of yours. As you can all tell, I am not a big
> expert
> > on distributions and the myriad of products. (I used to have a good
> > understanding of the basic concepts, old kernel structure and the such,
> but
> > not much more.)
> >
> > Anyway, I checked a bit about andLinux and about coLinux. They seem like
> > good idea. I only knew about WUBI. Perhaps we should make a short web
> page
> > describing alternatives for running Linux inside windows, so that
> interested
> > students could do it? It would be real good if this is in Hebrew. We
> could
> > put this page on the SSDL wiki, so that there is a joint editing effort?
> >
> > Anyone here interested in drafting something? This does not have to be
> full
> > well balanced review,  but just a summary so that interested people could
> > check out the alternatives themselves?
> >
> I hav enever used those technologies (I don't have Windows) but from
> gut feeling I think that having a real dual boot, or a single boot
> with Windows in VirtualBox, would be best. Running Linux inside of
> Windows sounds like having the terrible application selection of
> Linux, with the terrible stability and resourcefullness of Windows. A
> lose-lose situation.
> --
> Dotan Cohen
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