[CentOS] Multiple Linux instances on the same box
- dual/triple/etc boot ?
mick at mjhall.org
Fri Sep 19 23:34:15 UTC 2008
> I much prefer using the free VMware server for development and
> testing different OS versions. It's far more difficult to screw
> the pooch using virtual machines, and one can always make snapshots
> before upgrades or major changes making it easy to undo the
> changes and try again. I find this invaluable when testing major
> software installations.
Yes, this seems like a case where virtualisation is a good solution.
I've only just started learning to run Xen myself, but the advantages of
virtualisation over dual/triple booting etc are pretty clear. As well as
the ones you mention, different machines can also be run concurrently
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