I still miss windows because....

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http://crunchbang.org – KrunchTime wrote:I use a virtual machine at home for things like this that don't need the full power of your computer.That way you don't have to reboot for those simple programs that don't work in Wine.I still need dual-boot to rip cd's (since EAC needs direct hardware access) and play recent games.The problem with running Windows virtually is that you can only access peripherals that are recognizable under Linux.  I have a Canon CanoScan 8600F scanner that is not supported under Linux, so I need to run Windows separately in order to use the scanner.  Ditto syncin (HowTos)