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Windows apps on Linux the CrossOver way

Posted by: Anonymous [ip:] on August 15, 2008 06:58 AM
My testing showed graphics updates in the standard version were too slow - try a powerpoint 2003 slide with few solid blocks of colour on a slide and see what the refresh time is - yuk!. This can be improved by also installing on the same system ( I am referring to OSX 10.5.4 so crossover for mac) the crossover-games program but still running the apps in crossover - something gets added that speeds up the graphics refresh - still nothing like fast enough for sanity but bearable for simple ppts. I would wait for the WINE graphics update before bothering.


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