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Old 07-13-2007, 08:26 PM
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Talking Sun solaris and gaming ??

hey everyone,
I'm currently building a computer, and the person i'm building it for has requested that i put "sun solaris" as the os for gaming. From what i understand its a Unix based os that i know next to nothing about, can someone fill me in please on weather it is suitable for gaming, such as world of warcraft, and a generally stable os.

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Old 11-21-2007, 09:03 PM
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It is extremely stable, but it is not geared for gaming; rather, it is a very good enterprise OS. This doesn't mean that you cannot game on it, nor that games will not run decently well in it.
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Old 08-26-2008, 10:59 PM
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Solaris would be considered an obscure OS by the desktop crowd. What's he planning on doing, running everything through WINE?
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Old 08-27-2008, 02:45 PM
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At least he'll be able to play any java game............
There's always a workaround........
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