Re: [nbos] [FM8 & AS] Linux compatibility
"James Miller"
Sun Mar 22nd, 2009
1) Find a LUG *Linux User Group* somewhere in your area. They are the best source of Linux info. LUG's are great souce of info, but be ready for some serious geekage. <grin> Google will help you find on in your area.


2) You'll need an emulator. WINE is the best. That will allow you to run *most* Windblows apps.

http://linux.softpedia.com/get/System/Emulators/Wine-148.shtml


Welcome to the other side!!! For more general info about Linux, start here:

http://www.justlinux.com/ and http://www.google.com/search?hl=en&q=linux+for+beginners&aq=f&oq=

Hope this helps for a start...


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----- Original Message -----
From: Mike Oliver
To: nbossoftware-at-nbos.com
Sent: Sunday, March 22, 2009 07:46 AM
Subject: [nbos] [FM8 & AS] Linux compatibility


I am sure this must have been asked before but, having recently obtained a Toshiba NB 100 notebook that is running Obuntu Linux (V 8.04); I would like to run the NBOS software from my Notebook and wonder whether that is feasible and, if so, what I need to do to get things up and running. Please note, I am not a tecchie, so plain English step-by-step instructions would be appreciated :-).



I'm very happy with the hardware and OS, so I don't want to switch to Windows OS.



Cheers,



Mike

www.warmodelling.co.uk

www.cartography-services.co.uk





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