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January 13th, 2012, 07:17 PM
what emulator can run on Ubuntu? thanks

January 13th, 2012, 09:00 PM
It depends on which System you want to emulate but there is an Emulator for almost every System available for Linux anyways. Normally I would tell you to use a Search Engine for that but I'm in a good mood Today so I'll make a List for you. Maybe that List can be used for a Sticky in the near Future too.

Nintendo Entertainment System: fceux (http://fceux.com/web/home.html), halfnes (http://code.google.com/p/halfnes/), nestopia (http://nestopia.sourceforge.net/), fakenes (http://fakenes.sourceforge.net/svn/)
Super Nintendo: zsnes (http://www.zsnes.com/), snes9x (http://snes9x.ipherswipsite.com/), bsnes (http://byuu.org/bsnes/)
Nintendo 64: mupen64plus (http://code.google.com/p/mupen64plus/)
Gamecube and Wii: Dolphin (http://code.google.com/p/dolphin-emu/)
Gameboy (Color): Gambatte (http://sourceforge.net/projects/gambatte/)
Gameboy Advance: vba-m (http://sourceforge.net/projects/vbam/), VisualBoyAdvance (http://vba.ngemu.com/)
Nintendo DS: desmume (http://desmume.org/)
Sega Master System: meka (http://www.smspower.org/meka/), kega fusion (http://www.eidolons-inn.net/tiki-index.php?page=Kega), osmose (http://bcz.asterope.fr/)
Sega Genesis: kega fusion (http://www.eidolons-inn.net/tiki-index.php?page=Kega), gens/gs (http://segaretro.org/Gens/GS)
Sega Saturn: yabause (http://yabause.org/)
Dreamcast: lxdream (http://www.lxdream.org/news/)
Sega Game Gear: osmose (http://bcz.asterope.fr/), meka (http://www.smspower.org/meka/), kega fusion (http://www.eidolons-inn.net/tiki-index.php?page=Kega)
Playstation: pcsxr (http://pcsxr.codeplex.com/), epsxe (http://www.epsxe.com/)
Playstation 2: pcsx2 (http://pcsx2.net/)
Playstation Portable: jpcsp (http://jpcsp.org/)
Atari 2600: stella (http://stella.sourceforge.net/)
Atari 5200: kat5200 (http://kat5200.jillybunch.com/), atari++ (http://www.xl-project.com/)
Turbografx16: hu-go! (http://www.zeograd.com/)
Commodore 64: vice (http://www.viceteam.org/)
PC: dosbox (http://www.dosbox.com/), scummvm (http://www.scummvm.org/)
Arcade: sdlmame (http://sdlmame.wallyweek.org/)
Multi Machine Emulator: mess (http://www.mess.org/), mednafen (http://mednafen.sourceforge.net/)

Let me know if I missed any important System.