emulators

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This is regarding "version one"

Windows 10 logo Linux logo - 'Tux'

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Windows, Linux >

(on Wikipedia)
https://github.com/Microsoft/WSL
https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/wsl/about

  • aka wsl
  • Sometimes known as Bash on Ubuntu on Windows or Bash on Windows

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I darken its background colour
I darken its background colour

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Chocolatey: babun
https://babun.github.io/

A customized Cygwin for Linux on Windows: Zsh, Bash, git and other Linux software, all pre-configured.

Can install other software provided by Cygwin.

  • 712, 774 - apparently abandoned, last updated 2016-05-02.

    • The main contributors are still alive, I see them posting on their Twitters.
    • I'll likely move to pure Cygwin, and get my common applications installed. That should be easy, but who the hell knows with Linux.

My configuration specific to Babun is currently scattered throughout my git repository, just findinall Babun (using my findinall() )



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Wine logo

(on Wikipedia)
https://www.winehq.org/

A Linux compatibility layer targeting Windows applications.

  • Stuff which I ran using Wine
  • 2013-12 - I dropped by reliance on it when I started dual booting into Windows 8.1.
  • (dates not recorded) I was using Wine on various distributions (distributions not recorded)
  • (date not recorded) Before my use of Wine, I was using Windows XP
  • Wine Is Not an Emulator

    • Yes. Yes it is.