NeTraverse informed us that they will be releasing Win4Lin 5.0 later this month. New features include:1. Winsock2 support
2. Novell Client support (IP, for connecting to NetWare servers)
3. Improved video performance
4. Preliminary support for DirectX
5. Improved audio support, better integration of audio with GNOME and KDE desktops, and LTSP
6. French, Italian, German, Spanish Windows Me support (non-upgrade, full versions only)
Win4Lin 5.0 will be priced at:
Win4Lin 5.0 Electronic Copy – $89.99
Win4Lin 5.0 CD-Box – $99.99
Their upgrade policy for existing 4.0 customers is: Anyone who purchased 4.0 since 1/1/03 will be entitled to a free upgrade to 5.0. Anyone with a previous version purchased before 1/1/03 can purchase an upgrade license ($29.99 for an electronic license or $39.99 for box copies).
Read our review of Win4Lin 4.0 with info and screenshots.