[Honeywall] Can I run honeywall as a virtual machine on Windows?

r00t r00t at ellicit.org
Wed Jun 24 01:26:03 EDT 2009

That link was dead, here is the new location:


On Tue, Jun 23, 2009 at 7:22 PM, r00t <r00t at ellicit.org> wrote:

> Devin,
> Please take a look at this and let me know if it helps:
> http://www.philippinehoneynet.org/docs/vmware_windows.pdf
> 2009/6/23 Devin A. Rychetnik <drychetnik at msn.com>
>>  Hello All,
>> I am just starting to set up my first honeynet and have a few questions.
>> I'd like to run my honeynet virtually and if possible, use Windows as the
>> host machine. I prefer to use Virtual PC or Hyper-V on the virtualization
>> host since I have them available to me already and would have to pay for a
>> new license if I have to use VMWare. So my questions to others is, can I run
>> the honeywall (Roo 1.4) as a virtual machine on my host machine or does it
>> have to be the host machine itself in order to work? Also, if I can run it
>> as a virtual machine, does anyone know whether it will work with either
>> Virtual PC or Hyper-V?
>> I just tried to create a Virtual PC machine using the iso here (
>> https://projects.honeynet.org/honeywall/attachment/wiki/WikiStart/roo-1.4.hw-20090425114542.iso)
>> but it stalls just after the screen that shows the Honeywall project logo
>> and while it is loading the devices. The only error I can see is
>> "powernow-k8: BIOS error - no PSB or ACPI _PSS objects". Anyone know what
>> the problem could be?
>> -Devin
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