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Linux Emulator For Windows


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does anybody know of a good linux emulator so that i can run linux in a separate window on my windows machine?

 

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rob

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Try cygwin

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agreed, cygwin is a very nice shell and you can do a lot with it... I believe you can even run an X session on it and I know Ive gotten naim to run on it too, though it took some playing around with...

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  • 2 weeks later...

I've never tried cygwin, but I've had excelent success with VMWare. As long as you have plenty of RAM (say 768 or more) you can easilly run Linux inside windows... but I'd say you'd be better off running windows inside Linux though. Windows has a lot of stability issues that linux doesn't have.

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