Benchmarking Solidworks in VirtualBox and VMWare Server

Robert Holtzman holtzm at
Mon Mar 17 12:21:23 UTC 2008

On Mon, 17 Mar 2008, Dotan Cohen wrote:

> Unfortunately, no matter how capable, no CAD program can replace
> Solidworks in Israeli engineering. They have too much of a foothold.
> If you don't use Solid, you are not an engineer.
> Please, please write to SW and let them know that you need a Linux
> version. That is the only way that they will write one. I have no
> problem paying the $200 ($99 for students) for the program, so long as
> it runs natively on Linux. Let them know that you are interested and
> maybe, just maybe, if enough people write to them, they will listen.

Gee. When I interviewed at IAI years ago, they were still on the board.
I'm surprised that Pro-Engineer hasn't made inroads there.

Bob Holtzman
The most dangerouos aren't the ones who don't know.
They're the ones who don't know that they don't know.

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