Workstation 4.5 - IDE 512 MB
Network Server
VMware, Inc.
20 Feb 2004
Tested and Approved with the following Novell products:
Apache2 Web Server(v2.0) GroupWise(v6.5)
NDPS(v2.1) NetWare 5.1
NetWare 6.5 Novell BorderManager(v3.5)
Novell iFolder(v2.1) Support Pack 1.1 for NetWare 6.5
Support Pack 7 for NetWare 5.1 eDirectory(v8.6)
eDirectory(v8.7) iPrint/NDPS(v4.0)

Product Description
VMware Workstation 4.5 is powerful virtual machine software for the desktop. Optimized for the power user, VMware Workstation 4.5 runs multiple operating systems, including Novell NetWare and Linux, simultaneously on a single PC in fully networked, portable virtual machines. With more than 1.4 million users, VMware Workstation 4.5 has revolutionized software development by simplifying and accelerating the process for developers and IT professionals worldwide. Hosted on a Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3.0 platform.

Test Configuration
Product/Model/RevWorkstation 4.5 - IDE 512 MB/Rev.
CD-ROM Drive VMwareŽ Virtual IDE CDR00 1.00; Enhanced ATA/IDE
CPU IntelŽ Xeon™ MP 2.0 GHz
Hard Disk Drive VMwareŽ Virtual disk rev:1.0 (IDE)
Host Bus Adapter VMwareŽ Virtual IDE Device For NetWare; Enhanced ATA/IDE
Video Adapter VMwareŽ Virtual SVGA II; 8 MB; SVGA
BIOSPheonix BIOS Release 6.0 VMware BIOS build 227
Bus Type 2 PCI
1 Parallel Port
1 Serial
Computer TypeVirtual Machine
Floppy Type1.44 MB
Mother Board RevisionN/A
System Test Kit Version3

Configuration Note(s)
The Hyper-Threading technology of the IntelŽ processor(s) was not tested.

Adapters and drivers used in testing
Adapter Driver Type File Name Date Size
VMwareŽ Virtual IDE Device For NetWare
IDEATA.HAM 15-Mar-2003 03:15 AM74739
IDEATA.HAM 20-Nov-2003 04:11 AM76112
VMwareŽ Virtual LAN Device 0
32-bit ODI ASM PCNTNW.LAN 22-Nov-2000 12:35 PM27035
VMwareŽ Virtual LAN Device 1
32-bit ODI C CNEAMD.LAN 23-Jan-1998 12:50 PM20548

The term Tested and Approved applies only to the exact configuration documented in this bulletin. Components including LAN adapters, host bus adapters and other individually Tested and Approved components may be exchanged for other Tested and Approved components. For more information on swapping Tested and Approved components, please access the following web page:

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