[CentOS] Intel/64 CentOS VM running on a Mac M1?

Fri Jan 29 17:22:53 UTC 2021
Jack Morgan <jack at jento.io>

On 1/28/21 5:11 PM, Lists wrote:
> My Dell Precision M3800 running Fedora works great but is really starting to
> show its age, and I'm thinking about getting a new Mac M1-based laptop as it
> would really be useful for Video production.
> But I really need to have a IA64 CentOS 7/8 VMs running locally for
> development as I'm often on the road and flaky Internet makes it a necessity to
> keep productivity up. I've been unable to officially confirm that VMWare/
> Parallels/VirtualBox intend to support IA64 based OS's and it *needs* to be an
> exact (VM) copy of production so I can trial environments and builds prior to
> roll out.
Sorry to be pedantic but IA64 refers to Itanium architecture[0] in the 
Linux kernel. You might be referring to x86_64/amd64.

[0] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/IA-64

Hope this helps,
Jack Morgan