Re: [nbos] [FM] VMWare
Doug Jessee
Sun May 31st, 2009
I have sad news, one of my macs died and taken my free time.

Sorry that I will not be able to test this.

Doug

On May 27, 2009, at 9:36 AM, Dustin Evermore <devermore-at-devermore.net>
wrote:

> Thanks to any who may have VMWare Fusion and can reproduce this. For
> me, it's pretty consistent -- whenever attempting any kind of raster
> fill, even on the most basic maps, it just makes a vertical bar
> instead.
>
> Additional version info: I'm running VMWare Fusion 2.0.4 (I believe
> the latest update). I am not trying to run it under Unity, though I
> did test that -- same results. This emulates a 128 MB video card and
> is given 1 GB RAM, 2 CPUs to run under the VM. My machine is a
> Macbook Pro running using the 9600M GT (high performance graphics
> card, not the lower/energy efficient 9400M).
>
> Raster fill works as expected under FM 8.0.3d on my system. It's
> only producing this odd result under FM 8.1.0f.
>
> One thing I haven't done is to try switching to the 9400M graphics
> and see if FM/VMWare/graphics card interaction behaves any
> differently. I will try that today and if there are different
> results, I will post to this list.
>
> D Evermore
>
>
>
> On May 27, 2009, at 8:23 AM, Christopher Rodrigues Macias wrote:
>
>> Sorry, wish I could help. I run FM on a Mac, but I'm using
>> Parallels rather than VMWare. All I can tell you is that I haven't
>> seen the symptoms that Dustin describes when running it in my setup.
>>
>>
>> On 27/05/2009, at 5:18 PM, NBOS Support wrote:
>>
>>>
>>> I'm trying to hunt down that fill pattern problem Dustin Evermore
>>> reported last week, but so far have not been able to reproduce
>>> it. Has anyone else experienced this problem with the new update?
>>> (essentially, where fill patterns dont work at all, and produce
>>> wierd graphics artifacts on the map)
>>>
>>> The problem reported is occurring under VMWare running XP SP3 on a
>>> Mac OSX host. I know we have a lot of IT folk here... so I
>>> thought I'd ask... does anyone have a copy of VMWare w/ Windows XP
>>> on which they can test to see if it occurs for them as well?
>>>
>>> Ed
>>>
>>>
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