Am Freitag, den 26.01.2007, 22:53 +0100 schrieb Daniel de Kok: > On Fri, 26 Jan 2007 14:27:21 -0700 > "Stephen John Smoogen" <smooge at gmail.com> wrote: > > As a hear and now.. vmware-player images of Centos-2.1/3.8/4.4 could > > be made. > > That should be no problem, IMO it would be nice if this could be done in > an automated manner. Since qemu-img can create VMWare disk images, this > could be done without VMWare Workstation or Server. Another way is to use the flat disk image that can be also used by Xen and UML. VMware calls that image-layout "monolithicFlat". So automation is easy again, just some losetup/fdisk/grub-magic. Pro: one image for different VMMs; no need for qemu-img Con: flat disk images waste space on filesystems which don't know sparse files (NTFS?) /nils.