VMware Has An Easter Egg In Its Easter Egg

VMware Has An Easter Egg In Its Easter Egg

Who says virtualisation can’t be fun? VMware has a neat Easter egg which allows you to play Pong — and even the Pong game has its own Easter egg.

Picture: Virtually Ghetto

Virtually Ghetto explains that if you mount a 0-Byte floppy drive to a VM image in VMware Fusion, Workstation, Player or vSphere, a game of “VPong” launches. The second egg? If you type pride, the game switches from black and white to rainbow colours.

A good addition to our list of Easter eggs for IT pros. Hit the link for complete instructions.

VMware nested easter egg [Virtually Ghetto]


  • Microsoft had a few neat ones back in the day until they moved to “Trusted Computing” where this was seen as sneaky and bad.

Show more comments

Comments are closed.

Log in to comment on this story!