Virtual Unix

By Deane Barker on January 19, 2004

Microsoft *nix: Interesting.

What if Microsoft shipped “Linux for Windows”? On Friday, Microsoft released a free download of Windows Services for Unix version 3.5, a significant upgrade to the Unix integration product they’ve been offering for about 5 years. I’ve used it before, mostly as an NFS client, but there’s some remarkable changes this time around.