"QEMU lets you emulate a machine--in other words, you can run a
virtual computer on top of your real computer. This makes it
perfect for trying the latest release of a distribution, running
older operating systems, or just testing.
"Getting QEMU depends on your operating system--if you're on
Debian, for instance, you can type apt-get install qemu. However,
in order to get the latest version, as well as to avoid a bug in
the version in the Debian repositories, you might want to download
QEMU from upstream. If you're using an x86 machine, such as the AMD
Athlon, Intel Pentium, or Intel Core, in 32-bit mode, then you can
safely choose 'Binary distribution for linux-i386.' Simply extract
the contents, as root, to /, making sure to maintain the directory
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