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From: Chris Gianelloni <wolf31o2@g.o>
Subject: Re: VMware Workstation 6.0?
Date: Wed, 07 Feb 2007 17:19:38 -0500
On Wed, 2007-02-07 at 13:01 -0600, Lindsay Haisley wrote:
> On Wed, 2007-02-07 at 13:04 -0500, Chris Gianelloni wrote:
> > I don't add beta software for commercial products into the tree unless
> > it's been authorized by the company.  If you want the beta, use the
> > overlay.  Once 6.0 goes final, I'll add it to the tree.
> 
> So Chris, at the risk of being a bit OT, what's Workstation 6.0 going to
> have in it that's not in 5.5?

Mostly Vista support and new hardware support, such as USB 2.0 and
64-bit sound.  It also has both 32-bit and 64-bit binaries, so it'll be
a native 64-bit application on 64-bit machines, giving a nice
performance boost.

-- 
Chris Gianelloni
Release Engineering Strategic Lead
Alpha/AMD64/x86 Architecture Teams
Games Developer/Council Member/Foundation Trustee
Gentoo Foundation
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