If you’d like to have some fun this coming weekend pranking your colleagues or friends, there’s now an Electron app with Microsoft’s Windows 95 computer itself that you can uses Linux, Mac, and also Windows computers.
Yes, you’re reading it right, someone just packed much better protect old Windows 95 computer in an Electron app, which might be installed on any platform by method of GitHub’s open-source framework for building and distributing universal binaries on Windows, Linux, and Mac systems.
As documented in developer Felix Rieseberg, they’ll give you the full Windows 95 experience after installing and running his new Electron app, whatever the operating system you’re currently using. The Windows 95 Electron app features little over 100MB wide and it works rather effectively even though was meant just like a joke.
“Here’s ways to run Windows 95 on Linux, Mac, and in many cases Windows”
If you want to install Windows 95 inside your GNU/Linux distribution or from the Mac computer, as well as on your Windows 7, Windows 8 or Windows 10 PC, one can download the Electron app for your very own operating system these days from Felix Rieseberg’s GitHub page, install and run it.
Mac users need only to extract the archive and double choose the app to use it. It’s that simple! And voil¡§¡è, you’re operating a full-featured Windows 95 system, just like back in the days when personal computers were invented. To exit the app, simply press the Esc key upon keyboard.
For GNU/Linux users, the Windows 95 Electron app is available as both RPM and DEB packages to help you install it for the wide-range of Debian or Red Hat-based platforms. The source code can be found in all its glory on GitHub, where to check out other interesting work by developer Felix Rieseberg.