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Old 12-15-2003, 02:14 AM   #1
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Free version of VMWare

Does there exist a free version of vmware?

Old 12-15-2003, 02:55 AM   #2
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I'm afraid not. Our department has 15 legal vmware licenses, so I'm lucky No no , I'm not going to give it to you ;-p
You could try wine, it's free, and you can run quite a number of M$-windoze programs with it. There's also a commercial "enhanced" version of wine, called crossover, which can even run the latest M$-office versions and so, and it's much cheaper than vmware (but not free).


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