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Hi All,
        Is it possible to run a VB application on UNIX platform? If yes that what and how much efforts will be needed.

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Pranav
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by:Éric Moreau
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VB6 cannot.

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by:Richie_Simonetti
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NO.
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There is a free tool (similar to VB but in Delphi/pascal) on internet that enables you to write (hum, more or less i think) apps for both OS. I don't know the link at this moment sorry.
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but it is far from VB!
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by:Richie_Simonetti
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kylix, that's the name! Thanks emoreau.

I agree with you but it is the closest i can think to work with both OS.
I think the learning curve should be similar.
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by:Smallint
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Take a look in

http://www.winehq.com/

Maybe your program can run under x86 based Unixes....
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