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Old 11-07-2012, 04:08 PM
i_didnt_do_nawtin i_didnt_do_nawtin is offline
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I keep getting this when trying to install Snow Leopard from the retail DVD (using EFI firmware) on VMWare Player

2012-07-11T02:36:52.943+01:0 0| vcpu-0| I120: Triple fault.
2012-07-11T02:36:52.943+01:0 0| vcpu-0| I120: MsgHint: msg.monitorEvent.tri pleFault
2012-07-11T02:36:52.943+01:0 0| vcpu-0| I120+ A fault has occurred causing a virtual CPU to enter the shutdown state. If this fault had occurred outside of a virtual machine, it would have caused the physical machine to restart. The shutdown state can be reached by incorrectly configuring the virtual machine, a bug in the guest operating system, or a problem in VMware Player.---------------------------------------
2012-07-11T02:36:52.944+01:0 0| vcpu-0| I120: CPU reset: hard (mode 2)


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Old 11-07-2012, 05:11 PM
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added

guestOS = "darwin10"

to the .vmx file and the fault no longer happens!
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Old 12-07-2012, 12:53 AM
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Turns out you need to patch the vmware executables to allow desktop osx to be installed as it explicitly checks that you're trying to install OSX Server (the only one Apple allow to be virtualised)

http://www.mediafire.com/?761goegm1e25cw2

Close all vmware programs, run the script, choose OSX Server 64 (this makes all the necessary changes to the .vmx file so you don't have to do the post above) and install straight from the DVD! Works for me. I think VirtualBox is faster and supports audio but you need special bootloaders to get it to work on that, which I'm not too keen on.
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Old 12-07-2012, 09:03 AM
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osx is not much use in a vm unfortunately , as there is no ktext for
QE/CI Graphics

so cant open apps like imovie or frontrow ect...
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Old 12-07-2012, 07:24 PM
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I'm not too worried about that really, I only wanted to use xcode.

I really can't see the big deal about OS X.
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Old 12-07-2012, 07:39 PM
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I'm not too worried about that really, I only wanted to use xcode.
Xcode runs pretty well in a VM but getting USB debugging working is tiresome (assuming you're doing iPhone dev).
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Bought and installed Mountain Lion. Load of bollocks really.

VM took over 30 minutes to boot up, waiting for DSMOS was the culprit. Solved by installing FakeSMC.kext. Also found the VMWare Tools for darwin and now have far more screen resolutions.
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Old 01-08-2012, 04:05 PM
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I wonder could I use this to succesfully sort out iCloud

As in install Mountain Lion in a VM inside My existing Snowleopard machine , and use it to access iCloud ?


It'd extend the life of my little macmini ...
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I wonder could I use this to succesfully sort out iCloud

As in install Mountain Lion in a VM inside My existing Snowleopard machine , and use it to access iCloud ?


It'd extend the life of my little macmini ...
I think you have to use VMWare Fusion to run OSX on OSX, there's also something called Parallels but I've never dealt with it. I'm running it on Win7.

No harm in trying it out
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I think you have to use VMWare Fusion to run OSX on OSX, there's also something called Parallels but I've never dealt with it. I'm running it on Win7.

No harm in trying it out

I Beta tested VMWare Fusion for a while ,

VM's are portable between it and VMWare Player .
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