installing XP

Johnneylee Rollins johnneylee.rollins at
Sat Feb 13 02:10:40 UTC 2010

On Fri, Feb 12, 2010 at 6:08 PM, Thomas Dean <tomdean001 at> wrote:
> Hello Gary,
> I have ever used virtualbox to run XP. But the result is embarrassing.
> If you have a powerful computer, it will run well. But you as well as
> I have only a laptop, which is not so powerful as a desktop computer.
> Running XP in the virtualbox can make both your ubuntu and your wife's
> windows run slowly. That's my real experience. I don't know what your
> wife will think of.  As a result, I cannot stand the slow virtual XP.
> And I reinstall my ubuntu after installing the XP. Now they run both
> very well.
> Thomas
There is a windows look alike distro from china. It's on distrowatch.
Might look into that.


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