Chris Rees utisoft at
Tue Jun 2 20:16:00 UTC 2009

2009/6/2 Wojciech Puchar <wojtek at>:
>> Multiple linux/bsd distributions: (RHEL, SuSE, FreeBSD + commercial
>> UNIX as AIX)
>> Monitoring Application:(Cacti, Nagios, MRTG)
>> Backup utility:(rsync, tar, mondo)
>> Content Management system:(Jommla, Durpal)
>> Virtualization:(Wine)
> wine is virtualization?

You're right, wine is NOT virtualization (sic).

It merely implements the 'Windows' API to make it available for
'Windows' programs. There is no 'translation' or 'emulation'.

This is why Wine is an acronym: Wine Is Not an Emulator.


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