VMware works on Linux or Windows. You can look at my VMware Linux Bash Scripts. You need 512+ Meg of RAM. Use VMware to run the ISO in a virtual machine. Aim the CD/DVD at TempleOSCD.ISO. Buy VMware Workstation for, like $250, and you can mount a drive to move files in and out. Multicore works in VMware. I use VMware Workstation in Ubuntu. If you want to be like Terry A. Davis, this video shows how to make your VMware set-up pretty close. Otherwise, use the standard /Home files. * "Linux" is a trademark owned by Linus Torvalds. * "VMware Player" and "VMware WorkStation" are trademarks owned by VMware, Inc. * "Windows" is a trademarks owned by MicroSoft Corp.