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Old 10-09-2003, 05:34 PM   #1
lasalsademuerte
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multiple questions: Winex for applications/ntfs to to linux


I've been using linux for a little while and decided that I'd like to switch to using linux most or all of the time however I have a few questions that may affect my decision. First there are some windows apps I would like to run in linux but I would also like to play some games in linux and I was wondering if apps worked just as well in Winex as in Wine or if should just use wine and keep a windows partition for just gaming. As for my second question, I currently have my ntfs partition mounted in linux and I wanted to know if it is possible to transfer directly from my ntfs partition to linux or if I would be better of just keeping the mounted partition. Thanks.
 
Old 10-09-2003, 05:42 PM   #2
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Don't know about games.

What do you mean by transfer from ntfs? If you want to just copy stuff over from an ntfs partition to a linux partition, there's no problem. But you wouldn't be able to read the stuff from windows once you've moved everything away from ntfs.
 
Old 10-10-2003, 12:04 AM   #3
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Thanks I just wanted to make sure that just transferring from ntfs wouldn't mess anything up because I know linux and ntfs are in a kind of experimental stage.
 
  


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