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November 16th, 2008, 01:09 AM
Do any of the virtual machines offer directx support? if so which and any luck gaming on them?
November 16th, 2008, 01:14 AM
No and no.
You're stuck with Windows natively or Wine.
November 16th, 2008, 01:30 AM
actually not strictly true.
parallels does actually support directx 8 but it is not great with games. And it is onyl on the mac afaik.
so yes, it is true really....
i'm just a pedant really :D
November 16th, 2008, 01:33 AM
Parallels and VMWare Fusion have DX 8 support on Mac. IIRC VMWare has support for DX on Windows also.
Though, on Linux, there is no solution other than running Windows natively or using Wine.
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