theoretical question

James Richard Tyrer tyrerj at
Fri Mar 1 01:26:04 CST 2002

PColbourn at wrote:
> but if windows setup.exe is just a Win32 API program, then 
> 'theoretically' wine should be able to run it, and hence install windows 
> under wine.

Actually, you would need to use the DOS emulation part of it and that
doesn't work very well.

However, Merge (UNIX DOS emulator) is supposed to do this.  I am told
that it is sold for Linux as Win4Lin.


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