Originally Posted by ak_random
That's because it has been worked on for twelve years before a "beta" version was finally announced/released.
Hee, hee. Too true.
A few weeks ago, it was reported that Google had paid programmers to make WINE work on some common apps, photoshop comes to mind. That apparently gave a big boost to WINe as far as 1.00 status.
AutoCad is another must have compatibility. Word is already available in proprietary Crossover, though many can use open office.