windows software under ubuntu

John Bowden j-alan at
Mon Sep 24 20:47:04 UTC 2007

On Monday 24 September 2007 10:40:55 Jack Knight wrote:
> Knowsgrace at wrote:
> > I am considering installing ubuntu on my pc.   Can Windows software
> > run under ubuntu?   Where do I find the documentation?
> >
> > Regards,
> >
> > Alan
> Before embarking on this course, I suggest you see if there are native
> linux applications  which will do the jobs for you - take a look at this
> website:
> If there are no suitable equivalents for the software you wish to run, I
> recommend VirtualBox, which from version 1.5 also includes built-in
> "seamless" windows so that you can run windows applications under a
> virtual machine and have them look like native Linux apps.

Tell us what windoz software you would like to run on linux 

Guy Fawkes, the only man to enter the house's of Parliament
with honest intentions, (he was going to blow them up!)
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