Windows X Server, Run Linux and Unix on Windows Desktop. This powerful software package provides a cost-effective way to transform your PC into a powerful X-Windows workstation. All that you need to run remote Unix and X-applications is included.
Version: 7.6Windows X Server, Run Linux and Unix on Windows Desktop. WinaXe is the pre-eminent X Windows environment for the Windows 95, 98, 2000, NT and Windows XP platforms.
License: Free To Try $90.00
Operating System: Windows
It enables easy access to different operating systems. It transparently connects different operating systems and their applications together. You need not worry where these applications are physically located on your network.
WinaXe brings remote UNIX applications to your PC with each in a separate window. There are no discernible differences when compared to local PC applications which run simultaneously with those from the host remote system.
WinaXe links to all UNIX hosts including Sun, Digital, Linux, HP-UX, SCO Unix, IBM (AIX) and many others. The strongest feature of this environment is that it is all happening concurrently and is totally interactive.
You can copy and paste text and images from one application to another simply by using your mouse and transfer data among heterogenous computer environments with ease. WinaXe takes nothing from your PC, instead it brings another operating world alongside.
WinaXe is a powerful software package, which provides a cost effective way to transform your PC into a powerful X Window System workstation. To get started, all you need is the WinaXe package and a standard 32-bit networked PC (386, 486 or Pentium) and Windows 95, 98, 2000 or NT.
WinaXe provides full support for multiple X applications, sophisticated window managers, including TWM, FVWM, Motif, Open Look and desktops like CDE, KDE etc. You have a consistent graphical user interface for all your applications, and get more productivity with less effort. Learning to work in a multiple-computer environment has never been easier.
It is the most economical way to bring the Unix world into your day to day environment. The X Window System, TCP / IP, NFS, FTP, TFTP and Telnet software are built and provided in the package. All that you need to run remote UNIX and X Applications is included within WinaXe.
Version 7.6: The XServer will be able to keep up to 126 X-Clients. Animated Cursors are available now in "enabled RENDER" mode. Sofisticated scaling, cuttings and ARGB processing are provided. "-hwndParent " option was implemented to allow to run the XServer/Single as subwindow of another Windows window.
Version 7.5: Under Vista, with the "DesktopComposition" mode enabled. The MESA Emulation mode is available if the "RENDER" Extension mode is enabled. New behavior of the "Virtual Root size" dimensions with "Fit to Screen Size" disabled was implemented.
Version 7.4: The MESA Emulation mode is available if the "RENDER" Extension mode is enabled. New behavior of the "Virtual Root size" dimensions with "Fit to Screen Size" disabled was implemented.
Version 7.3: RENDER extension for wider range of pixmap depths, improved network tracing, ASync send mode for the NFS-3 protocol, GLX/Mesa conforms to Mesa 6.2.1. IPv6 support
Version 7.2: XStartup is invoked with "-lxdn (DisplayNumber)" option (at "Run" submenu). Last state of the "If Colormap Changed" setting in "Options" submenu is saved for future. Multiple+RWM provides better behavior of new windows and XDMCP Logon window. GLX/Mesa conforms to Mesa 6.2.1. IPv6 support
Version 7.1: XServer : - the XStartup and Telnet are invoked with the "-lxdn (DisplayNumber)" option (from the XServer's "Run" submenu); - the last state of the "If Colormap Changed" setting in the XServer's "Options" submenu is saved for future sessions; - XServer/Multiple+RWM provides more convenient behavior of new windows including the XDMCP Logon window; - XServer/GLX/Mesa conforms to Mesa 6.2.1; X-Clients : - added the "xmodmap" X-Client; - added the "glxinfo" and "glxgears" GLX X-Clients; - implemented the "libGL.dll", "libGLU.dll", "libGLUT.dll" and "libXI.dll" libraries to provide GLX X-Client's run-time environment;
Version 7.0: Improved xserver and nfsserver/client, XDMCP usage for multi IP address PC, keyboard support for KDE 3.x applications