Re: [AMBER] Amber 12 and VMware workstation 12 player

From: Jason Swails <>
Date: Tue, 3 May 2016 20:20:56 -0400

On Tue, May 3, 2016 at 4:00 PM, Ibrahim Said <>

> Dear all
> I have already installed successfully Amber-12 and AmberTools-12 under
> ubuntu-14.04 in virtual VMware workstation 12 player on my Labtop. My
> problem is, the time of each sander or sander.MPI session takes a longer
> time (twice) than the same session in Amber-12 in a desktop computer with
> Ubuntu 12.10. I can't guess where is the problem?

​Your desktop is a lot faster than a virtual machine running in your laptop.

Virtual machines are *slow*, and it never makes sense to run production
simulations in them.


Jason M. Swails
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Received on Tue May 03 2016 - 17:30:03 PDT
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