Brian Pitts brian at polibyte.com
Mon Oct 29 18:20:00 GMT 2007

Eric Weir wrote:
> I have my K/Ubuntu machine networked with my Windows machine. There are 
> a couple of applications I can't imagine living without that I haven't 
> been able to find replacements for in Linux. One is a free-form database 
> [InfoSelect] that has all my contact information going back 15+ years. 
> Another is an old DOS program that I use for writing, which is about 90 
> percent of what I do. I've been using it since 1985. I use the K/Ubuntu 
> machine for email, browsing the web, and anything that I need OpenOffice 
> for. For the time-being, all the writing, i.e., the composing, is done 
> on the Windows machine.

Have you tried running these in Wine?

All the best,

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