[thelist] Developing on Linux

Fred Jones fredthejonester at gmail.com
Tue Nov 27 07:20:16 CST 2007

> As you can see there's no problem to use KDE programs (Like Kate or
> Quanta) on the Gnome desktop. Also there's not too much trouble to
> install Wine and then IE6 on that so you can start that as a normal
> application and test your web sites. Not much hope for IE7 so far.

Thanks. I anyway test IE7 on another machine that runs XP. Using 
TightVNC, it's pretty easy to do it from my desktop.

As far as a Mac goes, my pocketbook can barely handle a new PC box--a 
Mac is significantly more. :(

RE: Quanta and Kate, is nobody using Eclipse?


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