[ubuntu-uk] Sonic Stage alternative

Sean Miller sean at seanmiller.net
Sun Nov 5 14:58:59 GMT 2006


Alan Pope wrote:
> Don't forget QEMU when mentioning VMWare :) QEMU is an open source computer emulator. I've run 
> Win95, 98, NT, 2K, XP and other operating systems under QEMU quite sucessfully. It does have an 
> optional closed-source kernel module based accelerator which works very well, and if you're okay 
> using that then all the better. It's a lot more open than VMWare :)
>   
I had QEMU working very well on my original Warty laptop, running 
Windows 98.

 From memory, the only issue was that it didn't allow access to any 
physical filesystems from the guest OS.... only the virtual ones...

Sean



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