mikexkearney wrote:
Sorry to butt in...is anyone using MS Virtual PC 2007?

http://www.microsoft.com/windows/products/winfamily/virtualpc/default.mspx

I was just watching the demo and it said it was part of Vista, (a reason to migrate, apps wise) but I didnt even know it was included in the new of OS...was this pulled from Vista?


It's not part of Vista, but it is a free download:
VPC 2007
http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyID=04d26402-3199-48a3-afa2-2dc0b40a73b6&DisplayLang=en

Linux VM Additions:
http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyID=bf12642f-77dc-4d45-ae4e-e1b05e0a2674&DisplayLang=en

As for running Linux (and other OSes) on VPC, check out The Sean Blog. Here's a guide for Ubuntu Gusty:
http://blogs.technet.com/seanearp/archive/2007/10/22/ubuntu-7-10-gutsy-gibbon-in-virtual-pc.aspx

And here's posts about other OSes:
http://blogs.technet.com/seanearp/archive/tags/Virtual+PC/default.aspx