Linked by Thom Holwerda on Mon 18th Jan 2010 16:06 UTC, submitted by fireball
ReactOS The ReactOS project aims to be an open source Windows NT-compatible operating system which can run Windows applications and utilise Windows drivers. Obviously, this is quite a daunting task, and as such, progress has been relatively slow. As a result, project coordinator and kernel developer Aleksey Bragin has proposed a rather drastic solution.
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Wine for Windows
by geleto on Mon 18th Jan 2010 17:32 UTC
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2005-07-06

There's some effort underway to run Wine on Windows:
http://wiki.winehq.org/WineOnWindows
Wine on Windows and ARWINSS share the same plan - use the Wine's userland stuff on top of the ReactOS/WinNT kernel and drivers without needing NT kernel emulation.
I am surprised this wasn't the ReactOS plan from the very beginning.

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