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From: c...@titan.ucs.umass.edu (Christopher M. May)
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Subject: Address of WP contact?
Date: 4 Aug 1994 20:00:23 GMT
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Hi, sometime ago, someone posted the email address of a person
at WordPerfect Corp. who would handle upgrades from the DOS version
of WP to the SCO/iBCS version.
I've got 5.1 for DOS, I'd like to upgrade to 6.0 for unix.
I heard this was around $129?
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-Chris May, Computer Science, University of MA, Amherst
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From: no...@catt.ncsu.edu (Patrick Brewer)
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Subject: SCO Programs & Linux...
Date: 5 Aug 1994 03:21:49 GMT
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In article <31rhcn$...@nic.umass.edu> c...@titan.ucs.umass.edu 
(Christopher M. May) writes:
>Hi, sometime ago, someone posted the email address of a person
>at WordPerfect Corp. who would handle upgrades from the DOS version
>of WP to the SCO/iBCS version.
>I've got 5.1 for DOS, I'd like to upgrade to 6.0 for unix.
>I heard this was around $129?
>--
	I keep seeing loose references to Linux being able to run 
SCO binaries, but I haven't seen a definative statement that it will. 
The fact that the above question was posted to this group makes me think 
that Wordperfect for SCO will run on Linux.  Will it? 
Does linux support SCO binaries?  

	I can't believe this one isn't in the FAQs.  I figured it would 
be a common question. 



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From: ja...@purplet.demon.co.uk (Mike Jagdis)
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* In message <31sb8d$...@taco.cc.ncsu.edu>, Patrick Brewer said:

PB> The fact that the above question was posted to this group
PB> makes me think
PB> that Wordperfect for SCO will run on Linux.  Will it?
PB> Does linux support SCO binaries?

Yes. Get the iBCS emulator module from tsx-11.mit.edu:pub/linux/ALPHA/ibcs2

                                Mike

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