Archive of UserLand's first discussion group, started October 5, 1998.
Re: WINE Is Not an Emulator!
Author: Jock Murphy Posted: 4/26/1999; 11:42:22 AM Topic: Linux' wide open spaces Msg #: 5314 (In response to 5313) Prev/Next: 5313 / 5315
> Next question -- can we use WINE to port commercial software? Also, > there are disclaimers about it not being ready for users. Is this a > deal-stopper for us? Will we have to invest in bringing WINE up to > commercial standards? (This is not necessarily a problem.)
Well you'll have some company, Corel is doing a lot of work with WINE. As I understand it, they are using it to port most of their software to Linux.
Why not the user interface? I understand that you have limited resources, but if it turns out to be not to much trouble (the big IF), then why not do it?
Keep up the good work, --Jock
There are responses to this message:
- Re: WINE Is Not an Emulator!, Dave Winer, 4/26/1999; 11:46:44 AM
- Re: WINE Is Not an Emulator!, Wesley Felter, 4/26/1999; 3:22:24 PM
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