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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Wine is not simply a toy
by diegoviola on Wed 6th May 2009 00:28 UTC
diegoviola
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2006-08-15

Don't underestimate it, it even works better than Windows sometimes. I have seen that some games run faster on Wine than on Windows, and Wine will run some applications that Windows wont anymore.

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