VMware Workstation Snapshots

vmware snapshot manager

When you go through the work of getting a virtual machine configured and running to your liking, it might be a good idea to take a snapshot of your newly created VM in it’s pristine state. This is helpful since when you start breaking shit installing more software, you always want to have a clean slate you can revert back to. Recall how we got our Ubuntu Desktop up and running in VMWare in addition to getting VMware Tools installed.…

Installing VMware Tools on Linux

Installing VMware Tools

When creating guest operating systems in your VMware Workstation setup, it’s a good idea to make sure that VMware Tools are installed. To be clear, VMware tools is a software package that installs on the guest OS, not the host. VMware tools does many helpful things. One of the nicest things it does is to provide a seamless mouse experience between the host and guest operating system.…

The Top 7 Uses For VMware Workstation

vmware workstation

VMware Workstation is the wildly popular software which facilitates creating and operating virtual machines or VM’s right on your x86 based laptop or desktop computer. At the time of this writing, VMware Workstation is now up to version 12 and it is very common to find it installed on the laptops of Information Technology Pros, Software Developers, Web Developers, or just plain technology enthusiasts. VMware Workstation is the original, and best, virtualization solution allowing you to run all kinds of different operating systems on a single host computer.…

How Does The Filter Function Work In Underscore JS?

underscore filter

In Underscore, the filter function provides the ability to filter out some values based off of a Tester function that you pass it. The Tester function is more formally declared as the predicate. The concept is similar to many of the Underscore functions we have covered so far. The official signature of filter is _.filter(list, predicate, [context]) and it returns an array with all the items from the list collection that satisfy the test condition found in the predicate function.…