windows vista

sdavmor sdavmor at
Wed Nov 29 03:24:57 UTC 2006

Brian Fahrlander wrote:
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> sdavmor wrote:
>> I'm getting my family off Windows onto Ubuntu ASAP before they start
>> bugging me about upgrading them to Vista. Just a few Windows app
>> issues, but I think come January all that will be left will be my
>> kids' games and my music workstation (which will remain until the NET
>> 2.0 issues are solved for WINE).
> How about VMWare? I'll bet there's no .NET issues, there...WINE 
> isn't trash, but VMWare's always been better. And now it's free,
> too..

I imagine VMWare or QEMU will be the interim solution. Thanks for
pointing out VMWare's free option. I didn't know that was so. Learn
something new every day...

Eventually I'd like any carryover apps to be integrated under WINE
rather than a virtual guest. Or better still replaced by an improved
native *nix app... ;-)
SDM -- a 21st century schizoid man
Systems Theory internet music project links:
official site <>
soundclick <>
garageband <>
"Soundtracks For Imaginary Movies" CD released Dec 2004
"Codetalkers" CD coming Nov 2006
NP: nothing

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