Linux Daytrading apps?

Brad Zobrist mitchk at gmail.com
Thu Sep 1 23:40:34 MDT 2005


I saw this before so I thought I'd pass it along.

TITLE: How to run Power E*Trade Pro on Linux, without
WINE<http://www.submarinefund.com/lcod/viewtopic.php?t=21&start=0&postdays=0&postorder=asc&highlight=>
LINK: http://www.submarinefund.com/lcod/viewtopic.php?t=21

YMMV.

Brad

On 8/31/05, Michael Torrie <torriem at chem.byu.edu> wrote:
> 
> On Wed, 2005-08-31 at 06:26 -0600, Steve wrote:
> > Hello everyone.
> > I have a friend whom, I've been proselytizing Linux to now for over a
> > year, and last night he came over because he somehow managed to screw up
> > his windows box. While here he decided to check his email and he was
> > really impressed with my desktop setup, so now he wants to make the
> > switch to linux.
> > Problem is he's a daytrader, and all the daytrade apps we could find
> > were windows only.
> > I have netraverse Win4Lin, and most of these apps won't even run under 
> that.
> > This is his only holdback, and so I started searching on my own for a
> > linux friendly daytrading app.
> 
> Win4Lin Pro should run Windows XP (and his apps). Win4Lin Pro is really
> a packaged version of qemu. So you can always try qemu to run windows
> in a window as a stop-gap solution.
> 
> Unfortunately I doubt you'll find any "linux-friendly" day-trading apps,
> unless you can convince them to run under wine.
> 
> > I'm coming up empty handed...
> > Any ideas?
> 
> Start a new source forge project? :)
> 
> Michael
> 
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