Linked by Thom Holwerda on Wed 21st Dec 2005 21:25 UTC, submitted by DanO
OSNews, Generic OSes "QEMU version 0.8.0 is out. New features include: support for ARM Integrator/CP board system emulation; support for MIPS R4K system emulation; initial SMP support on x86 (up to 255 CPUs); many new audio emulation features; initial USB support; new networking options for VLAN support between several QEMU instances." The changelog is here, downloads are here.
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GNU/Linux on QEMU as Windows screensaver
by quique on Thu 22nd Dec 2005 12:05 UTC
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2005-07-07

A software engineer at IBM has come up with a way to construct and package a Linux® LiveCD so that it will install using the standard Microsoft® Windows® install process and will operate as a standard Windows screensaver:
http://www-128.ibm.com/developerworks/linux/library/l-scrnsave/

It uses QEMU v0.7.2. Quite amazing.

Edited 2005-12-22 12:07

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