From: The Natural Philosopher on
Rich Webb wrote:
> On Mon, 4 Jan 2010 12:23:16 -0800 (PST), karthikbalaguru
> <karthikbalaguru79(a)> wrote:
>> Hi,
>> I need Windows for certain applications
>> and Linux for certain other applications.
> [snippety snip]
>> Any ideas ?
> Wine. Or at least, a mention that the current Wine release was tried and
> didn't work for the particular app(s). It's not 100% but I've been
> surprised at some of the apps that it does support.
wine works for about 1% of apps, badly

VMware or virtual box is a lot better.