[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.

<offtopic>
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.
</offtopic>

Tom



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