[Mono-list] Best OS dist to use?

Andreas Färber andreas.faerber at web.de
Sun Mar 8 15:09:58 EDT 2009

Am 08.03.2009 um 19:34 schrieb Jiří Zárevúcký:

> 2009/3/8 Andreas Färber <andreas.faerber at web.de>:
>> Am 06.03.2009 um 21:31 schrieb Jiří Zárevúcký:
>>> I thought you are suggesting that Linux
>>> developer should make it work in VPC.
>>> Probably because I seriously doubt MS has any interest in making
>>> latest Linux work there properly. :)
>> Well, they did make a deal with this company called Novell to  
>> collaborate on
>> virtualization technology, if I'm not mistaken. ;)
>> But hey, it's called Virtual PC 2007, so we can't expect it to run  
>> 2009
>> software. For that we have to wait for the next big release, buy a  
>> Windows
>> upgrade and then upgrade our hardware to make it run as fast as  
>> before.
>> That's their interest. :)
> Yeah... I guess you are right :)

On a more serious note, if you don't want to buy VMware you could try  
QEMU. It's not as comfortable to use but Linux runs pretty well there,  
including some non-x86 platforms.


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