Benchmarking Solidworks in VirtualBox and VMWare Server

Dotan Cohen dotancohen at
Sun May 25 05:34:47 UTC 2008

2008/5/21 TedB <tedb at>:
> I was wondering, we are looking at getting Solidworks here, and are now using
> a Fedora file server. From what we understand the 2008 version of SoildWorks
> does not run on Linux, but can you use a Linux file server to store the
> files?
> Thanks
> Ted

There should be no problem storing the file on a linux fileserver.
Which protocol do you intend to access the file with? samba? ftp?

Please write to Solidworks and let them know that you are interested
in Solidworks for Linux. Writing to them _does_ make a difference,
otherwise they have no way of knowing that we need their product. Here
is the page with their addresses:

Dotan Cohen

A: Because it messes up the order in which people normally read text.
Q: Why is top-posting such a bad thing?

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