[Hardware] Dual-core and/or SMP + Win9x/ME

Tom Laermans tom.laermans at powersource.cx
Fri Oct 21 02:51:47 EDT 2005

On Thu, 2005-10-20 at 17:48 -0600, Nathan Klassen wrote:
> Regarding your friend's comments that 98 is a better gaming machine.. 
> that's really a load of crap. Having been involved in beta tests back 
> that far and having used every iteration of Windows since 3.0 (and a lot 
> of linux etc on the side) XP really is the best gaming OS to date - its 
> far from perfect but in terms of stability etc its wonderful. Win 2k 
> wasn't bad either but good luck getting a hold of a legit version at 
> this point in time.

Not long ago, Dell was still offering this on some machines.
Also, with Microsofts licensing scheme, you're allowed to run Win2K if
you have an XP license.


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