I'm about to buy a new notebook computer. The only thing speaking
against a Powerbook G4 is that some important applications I'm using at
work are only available for Windows, e.g. Microsoft Access, Solidworks,
Orcad Capture and some more.
Virtual PC could be a solution, but all comments I read or heard up to
were that its performance is quite low.
Given Virtual PC running on a, say, 1GHz G4 with 512MB RAM, with which
PC could it be compared? Is it much slower than a Pentium-III 500?
Another alternative I've been thinking about is the PowerPC edition of