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Old 01-04-2005, 12:32 AM   #1
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qemu for windows games

I haven't really played any games in linux but I'm having a play with qemu at the moment to see if I can run a Windows-only accounting package, has anyone tried playing games in this sort of setup and how did it turn out?
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Wine/WineX is a better solution. Qemu, being an emulator, would be much slower and less powerful in terms of running any games designed for Windoze. DOSBOX would be a bettter alternative for older title emulation. Qemu can't match more than an entry level video card,... not a good solution for games. Qemu is better for development testing than it would be for anything else. I see it as kind of an open source VMware, with extra capabilities towards CPU emulation...


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