[LINK] Lindows OS
Fri, 26 Oct 2001 02:07:21 +1000
Apparently this new Wine-like effort is at beta.
(Must be carefull sharing news with link, ie, quoting
the website rather than rewriting, haha, Craig spits it)
"Lindows OS is built around a Linux core, it runs Linux software natively,
[and also] PCs running LindowsOS have the ability to run both Linux and
"Lindows.com, <http://www.lindows.com> a 20-person San Diego company led by
former MP3.com Chief Executive Michael Robertson, plans to sell a preview
edition of the software this quarter, with version 1.0 coming in early 2002."
"The software is based on the Wine open-source effort to mimic the commands
that Windows programs use. Lindows adds proprietary software with
improvements such as making fonts appear better or software install more
easily .. "
Cheers all ..