Controlling Parallels From the Command Line — Judioo Space’s

1 min readMar 13, 2012

While doing a mundane data crunching task at work I had a eureka moment.

I wanted to work on the task when I got home but did not want to re-create the 1 million odd data files.

So I decided to use a combination of dropbox and Parallels VM’s.

If I created all the data & program files in my dropbox folder at work I could rely on Dropbox to handle the synchronisation between my home and work machine. Then all I’d need to do once I got home is power up the already cloned VM and…


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