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SolarisExpress on Virtual PC 2007


This blogger tests SolarisExpress Installation on Virtual PC 2007.

So installed Virtual PC 2007 there, create a new virtual machine. I decided that 256MB memory (later I realized that this is not enough) and 8GB Virtual HDD. The installation medium is DVD and I’m using host DVD drive for installation.

I started the virtual machine, booting from DVD. The grub menu is loaded and I choose the default option (not from serial console). Then the kernel is loaded and actually it can get to Installation options. I choose the default GUI installation, but later it failed and told me that GUI installatation requires min 400MB memory (whoa other OSes doesn’t required this much for GUI installation).


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