LWN.net: LWN Talks to CodeWeavers' Chief Jeremy White
Aug 16, 2002, 23:00 (0 Talkback[s])
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"LWN: On April 6th, CodeWeavers cut ties with Lindows. What
were the original goals of that partnership? What was CodeWeavers
looking for in such a partnership?
"It has long been my mission to make Linux into a truly Windows
compatible operating system; helping Lindows accomplish that was
very exciting to me. Lindows, on the flip side, was looking to
inject some energy into Wine and take it to a higher level, so that
they could have an exciting message for their market.
"LWN: What did Lindows lack that you hope other companies
"Well, if I had a wishing wand, I'd wish that Lindows had as
strong a commitment to Wine, and to a Free Wine, as I do
<grin>. I can't fault them for flagging in their
support--they provided a great boost to Wine as it was..."