Minix 3/Minix 3 on VMware
From Wikibooks, open books for an open world
< Minix 3
Run MINIX 3 on VMWare 
- Download the latest Minix VMWare machine from 
Installing VMWare 
The following procedure was tested on Ubuntu.
- Install the VMWare server from  (you will need a free VMWare serial number to install, you can obtain it from ).
- To install the VMWare server type:
- For a standard installation, hitting return for every question should work just fine.
Setting up the Virtual Machine 
- To start the VMWare server console type
- Choose 'create a new virtual machine'
- Create a custom virtual machine if the machine is on an external device, choose typical otherwise
- When prompted for a virtual machine location, browse to the dowloaded Minix 3 VMWare machine
- You can now start Minix 3 from the VMWare server console