VNUNet: Microsoft Opens DOOrS to Linux Emulator
Apr 01, 2003, 14:59 (10 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by James Middleton)
Re-Imagining Linux Platforms to Meet the Needs of Cloud Service Providers
"Microsoft has thrown in the towel and gone back to its very
dark and distant roots in the Unix world with a surprise
announcement today that it is working on a Linux emulator for
"It may come as a surprise to some but back in the 1970s, during
the first days of the Redmond upstart, a Unix-based operating
system called Xenix was its bread and butter.
"In fact at one time, Microsoft Xenix had more market share than
all the versions of Unix put together..."
[Editor's Note: Apparently, this April Fools' sotry on
VNUnet.com has been removed from their site. We regret the
inconvenience. -BKP ]