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Author Topic: Free emulators for VL?  (Read 1559 times)

bgraybr

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Free emulators for VL?
« on: June 24, 2009, 07:38:37 pm »

There is only one Windows programs I want to use, Adobe Flash CS4 Professional. It doesn't work with Wine at all. So I searched Gslapt for Windows Emulators, and came up with nothing. After a little Googling I found out about virtualbox.

I found all of these, but none of them seem to work.
http://vectorlinux.osuosl.org/veclinux-5.8/old/emulators/
http://vectorlinux.osuosl.org/veclinux-5.8/old/drivers/
http://vectorlinux.osuosl.org/veclinux-5.8/extra/emulators/
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Daniel

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Re: Free emulators for VL?
« Reply #1 on: June 24, 2009, 07:48:08 pm »

Since those builds are old and are for VL5.8, go to www.virtualbox.org and get the latest version. There is an installation and introduction guide for virtualbox at http://www.opensourcebistro.com/Tutorial/VL60/07.System/VirturalBox-Install/VirtualBox-Install.htm

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bgraybr

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Re: Free emulators for VL?
« Reply #2 on: June 24, 2009, 07:54:02 pm »

Since those builds are old and are for VL5.8, go to www.virtualbox.org and get the latest version. There is an installation and introduction guide for virtualbox at http://www.opensourcebistro.com/Tutorial/VL60/07.System/VirturalBox-Install/VirtualBox-Install.htm

hth

Which one should I download? Vector Linux is Slackware based, am I right? But I don't see it on the list of downloads.
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Re: Free emulators for VL?
« Reply #3 on: June 24, 2009, 08:56:06 pm »

It's in the video Daniel posted, just for the previous version everything else is the same.

Go to http://www.virtualbox.org/wiki/Downloads

Click on ...VirtualBox 2.2.4 for Linux hosts
Then all distributions i386

That will download a file called VirtualBox-2.2.4-47978-Linux_x86.run

Watch the rest of the video it will show you how to install.

It also shows a little about how you may set up an OS in it, but of course if you have questions just ask.
That's what were here for.
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