Benefits of running a JumpBox Deploying an application as a JumpBox provides a dramatically-reduced path to getting started with the software. Aside from installation benefits it
- Many upstream updates from Ubuntu.
- The kernel is now updated to the backported Natty kernel to resolve the ESX 4.1 issues some users were still experiencing.
- Mac OS X 10.5 or later
- Virtualization software. Any of:
- VMWare Fusion
- Xen Open Source
- For easiest use: a network that assigns dynamic IP addresses. (Most do)
- 3 GB Free disk space