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    Default VirtualBox 3.0 Released With SMP, Improved Graphics

    Phoronix: VirtualBox 3.0 Released With SMP, Improved Graphics

    VirtualBox 3.0 has been in beta for less than a month, but Sun Microsystems has now decided to officially release this major update to their virtualization software. Most notably, VirtualBox 3.0 finally brings support for SMP (Symmetric Multi-Processing) to guest operating systems...

    http://www.phoronix.com/vr.php?view=NzM1NQ

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    And the VB3 Final is not better as the Beta. Windows x64 Guests still broken. Sun say AMD-V not exsist but can not explain why its under VB 2.1.4 working -.-
    Last edited by Nille; 06-30-2009 at 04:46 PM.

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    So far the only OS I can get running correctly under VirtualBox 3.0 Beta is Windows 7 x86.
    Last edited by KohlyKohl; 06-30-2009 at 09:39 PM.

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    Well, 64-bit windows (xp,vista,win7), linux 64-bit, bsd guests all work fine here on Phenom II, Phenom and X2's.

    Last edited by deanjo; 06-30-2009 at 11:59 PM. Reason: added pic

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    It will be interesting to see the performance numbers on this... how they compare to native.

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