[thelist] Developing in Linux

Eduardo Kienetz eduardok at gmail.com
Sun May 11 15:24:48 CDT 2008

On Sun, May 11, 2008 at 2:09 PM, Fred Jones <fredthejonester at gmail.com> wrote:
>> Why don't you get a virtual machine (VirtualBox) installed in your
>> Ubuntu and have Windows in there until you get more familiar with
>> Linux? Or even for those few times you might really need it (who
>> knows... SQL Server, whatever). I know many people who were successful
>> with this approach.
> Yes, I am using Wine presently in Ubuntu for a few things, but overall,
> it seems Windows is better for me.
>> Now, regarding one point you cited, SQLyog, have you ever tested MySQL
>> Workbench? Take a look: http://dev.mysql.com/workbench/?page_id=35
> Their download page says it only runs on Windows. lol :)

hmmm, I've ran it before under Linux, but it seems that this version
(5.0) does not.
Although 5.1 will run: http://dev.mysql.com/workbench/?page_id=15

Eduardo Bacchi Kienetz

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