JIB is a collection of Windows applications packaged to be ready for easy and convenient deployment on Linux.
Why install Windows applications on the Linux box when any imaginable application exists for Linux?
Well, in fact there are some reasons:
- Some Windows programs do not have any Linux counterpart.
- The existing Linux alternatives are inferior in features, maturity or ease of use.
- You might be used to a particular Windows application that has no Linux port.
How use JIB applications
It's very simple:
- Download <application>.jib
- Unpack it
The list of currently available JIB applications is on the Products page.
More information on the features of JIB applications is available on the Features page.