Linked by Thom Holwerda on Tue 5th May 2009 22:04 UTC
Ubuntu, Kubuntu, Xubuntu Many Linux users have experience with Wine, the application compatibility layer which allows some Windows programs to run on UNIX-like machines. During Ubuntu's Open Week event, Mark Shuttleworth was asked about Wine, and how important he believes it is for the success of Ubuntu.
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RE: Ridiculous
by devurandom on Thu 7th May 2009 10:57 UTC in reply to "Ridiculous"
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Without Wine, I would have never been able to use Linux on my office desktop. I need it for only two apps -but I needed these two apps at work.

So, Wine helped a lot.

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