[GRLUG] VMware question

Tim Schmidt timschmidt at gmail.com
Tue Jun 20 16:03:28 EDT 2006

Don't know about VMWare, but QEMU (Free) with kqemu (non-Free, but
free) is just as fast, and consumes very little memory (on the order
of just a couple megabytes).  Xen gobbles up about 32Mb of ram for the
hypervisor, a bit more for the administration applications running on
the Dom0.


On 6/19/06, Jason Pliml <pliml at mockdraftcentral.com> wrote:
> What is the overhead of running VMware?  I am looking at running VMware on a server so I can run two cloned debian instances, but I'm wondering how much CPU and memory will be consumed by the underlying VM process.
> Thanks,
> Jason
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