On Sunday 28 March 2004 01:18 pm, Jorn Argelo wrote: > The idea is alright, but Wine is far from perfection. In fact, many large > programs and 3D applications won't even run with wine. Why? First because > it's still in Alpa fase. Secocond, they depend on DirectX, and Wine only > emulates the API part of Windows. You could use WineX, but that is an > commercial program, so it cannot be shipped with FreeBSD. Third, Microsoft > constantly changes the API code, and sometimes they don't publish > documentation regarding the code. > > Besides, who needs Windows programs anyway? You have everything you want > for free, except for games. > > Cheers, > > Jorn. >
... and games ought to be played on a games console (PS/2, X-Box, etc.) -- Best regards, Chris _______________________________________________ [EMAIL PROTECTED] mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]"