5829Re: [wpmac] Re: Any Advice for Porting WordPerfect 10 Documents to a Mac?
- May 25, 2009Such is the world of technology. My upgrade from Parallels v3 to v4
went so smoothly - no problems and the resulting W2K system felt even
better than before.
To each their own.
On 25/05/2009, at 2:41 PM, Chad Russell wrote:
> > Yes Randy, I was going to Cite the same results. As a side note,
> > current Fusion is faster than v3 Parallels, but v4 Parallels is
> > than both.
> The problem is that although Parallels 4 is faster than VMWare
> Fusion 2, it is still much "flakier" -- for example, the upgrader
> from Parallels 3 to 4 was so badly-written and poorly-tested that it
> managed to utterly destroy all my virtual machines (even those on a
> backup server that I had accidentally left mounted), requiring me to
> manually downgrade and restore all my PC files from offline backup.
> I then switched to VMWare Fusion 2 and imported the restored
> machines into it without a hitch.
> VMWare appears to have a superior beta-testing process, and -- in my
> experience -- produces a much more reliable product; perhaps this is
> the reason Fusion is slower than Parallels and has a somewhat
> smaller feature set. I finally got Parallels 4 running, and it is a
> faster, slicker product -- but I will never trust it again, and am
> going to stick with VMWare Fusion 2 for the foreseeable future.
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