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Old 03-01-2004, 10:25 PM   #1
tlewis
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Question Can yu run linux inside windows?


I heard that maybe you could run a form of linux inside windows. Is this true?
 
Old 03-01-2004, 10:27 PM   #2
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Yea, with VMware or other similar softwares.
 
Old 03-01-2004, 10:30 PM   #3
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For command line only, try cygwin.
You can't run X, or any apps that need X, but command line utilities work reasonably well

--Ian
 
Old 03-01-2004, 11:25 PM   #4
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For command line only, try cygwin.
You can't run X, or any apps that need X, but command line utilities work reasonably well

--Ian
Cygwin can do X. And runs WindowMaker, Openbox, some others on top. Just runs like a Windows application. With a dropdown taskbar to let it go full screen it looks just like X and a wm except for the titlebar and borders.
 
  


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