Linked by Eugenia Loli on Wed 22nd May 2002 04:45 UTC
OSNews, Generic OSes Some days ago we hosted a head to head review of Bochs, VMWare Workstation and VirtualPC. I received a number of emails asking why I haven't included Netraverse's Win4Lin in the article. The main reason was because Win4Lin is not an emulator in the "traditional" sense of the word; neither it runs under Windows XP, where our previous test were conducted. In fact, Win4Lin can only run Dos and Win9x/ME, under Linux. We got hold of the brand new version of Win4Lin, version 4.0, and here is our review accompanied by some screenshots we grabbed for you.
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RE: Re: Wabi
by mlk on Fri 24th May 2002 01:05 UTC

Way back when, Sun had Wabi for Windows compatibility and MAE for Macintosh compatibility. Who knows why they dropped them.

Cool, I did not know about MAE.

I think the better choice would be to concentrate on Wine
Wine is no use on a SPARC ;)

I think I can remember my sysadmin at the time saying the reason WABI was dropped is "legal issuses". The 'replacement' is an Athlon chip on a PCI card.

Mlk