[Maxima] Sage VM Ware
mhansen at gmail.com
Sat Jun 21 15:47:44 CDT 2008
> I am new to maxima and decided to visit the Sage website when I saw the
> discussions on it. I just want to ask why does Sage need NM ware and why was
> it built in that way?
Sage requires VMWare on Windows since much of the software that Sage
depends on does not build on Windows. We're working on changing that
though. The first step which should be done within a few weeks is to
get a Cygwin version of Sage for Windows. The plan is by the end of
the year to have a native version of Sage on Windows bulit with MSVC.
But, 5 million lines is a lot of code to port so it will take some
P.S. I think sage-devel is probably the most appropriate place for
this discussion so I added this thread there.
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