Hi, Jorge Biquez wrote: > I would like to hear if possible your comments and advice on this > taht's related .. > > What if you have a to have several OS and distros to study or give > consulting and developing services. I have this scenario now and I > guess I have this optios. > > - Extra disk(s) and install there the differnet os I need (FreeBSD > and some Linux distros). > - As mentioned have different small disk with real installations and > change according to needs.
IMHO, this is a clumsy way to avoid writing over an existing installed operating system. But, you know what they say about opinions. > - Change my slow machine and have a big one with > a) have the windows needed (for some clients that have that, I am > sorry) and under it run VMWARE or similar and have all the > installations that I need. > b) Have a big mac and do the same with virtualpc or similar (not > sure of the name). > VirtualBox? > Thinking that you are looking to continue learning and you are > offering consulting services where clients have different > instllations. What would you choose of the above, if any? Or what would you > do? > FWIW, I run VirtualBox on all of my FreeBSD machines and my Mac for similar purposes. It is much more convenient than carrying around extra disks or obscure disk partitioning. Regards, -- Glen Barber _______________________________________________ firstname.lastname@example.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "freebsd-questions-unsubscr...@freebsd.org"