[FoRK] OSX VMs/backup, Re: Dunning-Kruger effect discriminatory environs

Gregory Alan Bolcer greg at bolcer.org
Fri Feb 28 12:45:04 PST 2014


Apple will not allow that VM using that solution to grab security updates.

Greg

On 2/28/2014 12:16 PM, Stephen D. Williams wrote:
> VMWare Converter does a great job for P2V of Windows.  I'm sure a huge
> amount of work was put into it. But it doesn't support OSX P2V.
>
> I use Carbon Copy Cloner rather than Time Machine.  It is essentially a
> smart wrapper around rsync.  Simple to use, powerful, and has all the
> options typically.  It makes it easy to maintain bootable backups and
> can work over the network or when a USB drive is plugged in.
>
> Right away I found someone suggesting how to solve your problem easily:
> https://communities.vmware.com/thread/422957

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