Linked by Eugenia Loli on Mon 3rd Apr 2006 06:44 UTC
Windows Microsoft will support customers who chose to run Linux with Microsoft's Virtual Server 2005 R2, software for running multiple operating systems on one machine.
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RE: Meta-hypervisor?
by Almindor on Mon 3rd Apr 2006 13:04 UTC in reply to "Meta-hypervisor?"
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Good point. Instead of nice standard APIs which are cross platform and non-bloated (SDL comes to mind, openGL too), people jump the "virtualization" bandwagon and "java" style bloat.

As for applications I don't see the reason for virtualization. You might argue that making software cross-platform is difficult but only so if you don't do it from the start, and I'm saying this from experience.

Edited 2006-04-03 13:05

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