In order to use CernVM
- Install a hypervisor. You can use VMware , which is available on Windows, Linux and Mac.
VMware can be downloaded from:
- Download CernVM image from: http://cernvm.cern.ch/portal/downloads
If you plan to run X window manager in VM download 'CernVM Desktop (VMware)' image (either 32 Bit (x86) or 64 Bit (x86_64)), otherwise download 'CernVM (VMware)' image
- Extract CernVM image files from archive