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Re: [vox-tech] Win98 Dilemma
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Re: [vox-tech] Win98 Dilemma



On Sunday 17 December 2006 00:04, Alex Mandel wrote:
...
> One alternative is to run win98 in a vmware virtual machine when you
> need to and you can run the internet connection through your linux side
> with a nice firewall/filters to keep you safe. And if you do hose it
> with a virus you can just restore it with a image save.

Good suggestion.  About the only Windows programs I ever use these
days are TaxCut, and IE for testing web apps that I develop.  For
these the free VMware Player does the job nicely.

Sure would be nice to find some good open source tax software.

Rod
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