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Do you know of any Unix emulators for Windows 98?
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Hi
I do not know of any unix emulators (only Unix OS -- Solaris Linux etc) which run on PC.
However there are lots of UNIX utilities around which run in Win95/Win98 and NT, if these may be of any help
    here are some URLs to check out.

        GNU Utilities collection ---
        ftp://ftp.cygnus.com/pub/gnu-win32/latest 

        http://www.primenet.com/~buyensj/ntwebsrv.html.

        http://www.hamiltonlabs.com.

        Vi Editor for windows:
        http://www.snafu.de/~ramo/WinViEn.htm 

        Perl:
        http://www.perl.com
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by:ahoffmann
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UNIX (and friends) is a multi-user OS, while Win x.x is single-user OS. So you may amulate Win on UNIX but never UNIX on Win.
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by:elfie
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Some commercial software.

MKS toolkit.
provides a ksh environment with lots of unix-like tools
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by:ahoffmann
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http://www.reedkotler.com/
http://www.cygnus.com/

have UNIX-like tools for free.
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