[SM-Discuss] emulation / VM / ???
flux at sourcemage.org
Tue Mar 3 08:10:59 EST 2009
Treeve Jelbert (treeve at scarlet.be) wrote [09.03.03 06:13]:
> I have one application which I absolutely need, but I wrote it long ago in
> Delphi for Win98.
> I have been running it under wine, but have now switched everything else to an
> amd64 linux system.
> How can I run my 32 bit delphi application in this new envionment?
> Will I be obliged to boot winxp or my old 32bit linux system?
> Or should I finally rewrite the delphi code using fpc/lazarus or qt4?
> Any ideas?
You can also run a 32-bit OS inside of a VM (like qemu, virtualbox,
etc.) and do it from inside the VM as a last-ditch effort. If the app is
small, then I'd recommend rewriting it (or at least recompiling it) for
more modern platforms so that you don't run into this problem again.
Justin "flux_control" Boffemmyer
Cauldron wizard and general mage
Source Mage GNU/Linux
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