Virtualization is a handy tool for running an operating system within your operating system. This week we want to hear about your adventures in virtual computing.
Virtualization allows you to emulate hardware and run virtual computers within the primary operating system on your machine. It’s a handy trick for testing software, sandboxing programs you’re developing, and playing with operating systems and software you may not wish to commit yourself to using full time. This week we want to hear all about your adventures in virtualization–why you do it, how you do it, and your tips for others looking to try their hand at it.
Sound off in the comments and make sure to check back on Friday for the What You Said roundup.
Jason Fitzpatrick is warranty-voiding DIYer and all around geek. When he's not documenting mods and hacks he's doing his best to make sure a generation of college students graduate knowing they should put their pants on one leg at a time and go on to greatness, just like Bruce Dickinson. You can follow him on Google+ if you'd like.
- Published 08/17/11