Last modified on 25 December 2012, at 22:13

QEMU Compatibility

Compatibility lists

Operating Systems

Name Version Runs? Useable? Loadingtime Comments
Freedos 1.1 Yes Yes ?? Need a bit of work to get it installed
GParted 0.12.0-2 Yes No ?? Very long to run. Graphical mode crash.
Haiku r1 alpha 3 No No ?? Converted official vmware image.
Kolibri OS 0.7.7.0 Yes Yes 15 seconds Official iso from Kolibri website, set graphics to 640x480 or it won't run.
Microsoft DOS 6.22 Yes Yes ??
Microsoft DOS 7.10 Yes Yes ??
Microsoft Windows 3.1 ?? ?? ??
Microsoft Windows 3.11 Yes Yes ??
Microsoft Windows 95 Yes Yes ??
Microsoft Windows 98 Yes Yes ?? IO - Access seems slow
Microsoft Windows ME ?? ?? ??
Microsoft Windows NT 4 Yes Yes ~1Min Doesn't always start first time (50/50 chance roughly)
Microsoft Windows 2000 Yes ?? ?? Should only install with activated Win2k hack for qemu. Runs very slow but usable. Tweaking guide here.
Microsoft Windows XP Yes Not quite ??
Microsoft Windows VISTA ?? ?? ??
Microsoft Windows 7 ?? ?? ??
OS/2 (IBM) Warp 4 Yes ?? ?? Bootdisk creation is tricky. Tested until working Workplace Shell.
ReactOS ?? Yes Yes ?? Downloadable image from website
TinyCore Linux ?? Yes Yes ??
Ubuntu Linux ?? ?? ?? ??

Office/Desktop programs

Name Version Runs? Useable? Loadingtime Comments
Notepad Windows 95 Yes Yes
CasCADe Windows 95 Yes Yes
Geoworks Ensemble 2.0 DOS (6.22) Yes Yes Needs custom 1.44mb disk images. Is not very fast in screen build-up (might need a different setting).

Games

Office/Desktop programs:

Name Version Operating System Runs Sound MHz Playable Comments
Age of Empires Microsoft Windows 95 Yes yes 950 Yes
Archemdian Dynasty (Schleichfahrt) Microsoft DOS 6.22 No No 950 No
Arctic Baron (Transarctica) Microsoft DOS 6.22 No No 950 No
Ascendancy Microsoft DOS 6.22 Yes No 950 Yes
Alien Breed Microsoft DOS 6.22 Yes No 950 ? heavy flickering, setup crashes on sound config
Alien Breed - Tower Assault Microsoft DOS 6.22 Yes Yes 950 ? heavy flickering
Alone in the Dark Microsoft DOS 6.22 yes No 950 yes slow but playable
AL-Qadim The Genie's Curse Microsoft DOS 6.22 yes No 950 Yes stutters a little
B.A.T Microsoft DOS 6.22 Yes No 950 Yes too fast @950MHz
Battle Arena Toshinden Microsoft DOS 7.10 Yes Yes 870 Yes
Bundesliga Manager Prof. Microsoft DOS 6.22 Yes No (Just Music) 600 Yes It has some graphic bugs and mouse fails sometimes
Cadaver Microsoft DOS 6.22 Yes No 950 Yes
Command&Conquer Microsoft DOS 7.10 Yes yes 950 Yes perfectly
Commander Keen 2 Microsoft DOS 6.22 Yes No 600 Yes
Commander Keen 3 Microsoft DOS 6.22 Yes No 600 Yes
Commander Keen 4 1.4 Microsoft DOS 6.22 Yes Yes 700 Yes Works with ad-lib on. Has some flickering when scrolling.
Commander Keen 5 1.4 Microsoft DOS 6.22 Yes Yes 800 Yes Works with ad-lib on. Has some flickering when scrolling, but less than Keen 4.
Commander Keen 6 1.0 Microsoft DOS 6.22 Yes Yes 800 Yes Works with ad-lib on. Has flickering. Is not 100% smooth on 800MHz
Crusader: No Remorse Gog.com Microsoft DOS 6.22 Yes Yes 950 Yes
Dune Microsoft DOS 6.22 Yes Yes 950 No
Dune 2 FreeDos Yes No 900 Yes
DungeonKeeper Microsoft DOS 7.10 Yes Yes 870 Yes
Descent 1 Microsoft DOS 7.10 Yes Yes 870 Yes
Elvira 2 - The Jaws of Cerberus Microsoft DOS 6.22 No No 950 No Crashes on "Load last save ?" message after startup
Epic Pinball Microsoft DOS 6.22 Yes No 500 No Even on 500mhz it's too fast to be playable. Has flickering on texts.
Fatal Racing Microsoft DOS 6.22 yes No 950 No too slow to play
Gods Microsoft DOS 6.22 No No 950 No
Grand Theft Auto Microsoft DOS 6.22 Yes Yes 800 No A bit slow, but playable (8 bit colormode). Sound works on soundblaster mode. 24 bit color mode doesn't work.
Hanse, die Expedition Microsoft DOS 6.22 Yes Yes 600 Yes
Halloween Harry Shareware Microsoft DOS 6.22 Yes Yes 950 Yes smooth, controls adjustable so dpad+action buttons possible
Ishar III Microsoft DOS 7.10 Yes No 870 Yes
James Pond 2 Microsoft DOS 6.22 yes No 950 yes runs perfectly without Sound
Jazz Jackrabbit CD Microsoft DOS 6.22 Yes Yo 800 No Sprites are trailing/flickering, makes it unplayable. Sound works perfectly.
Keen Dreams Microsoft DOS 6.22 Yes Yes 800 No Set sound in menu, music does not work. As soon as you start a level the screen will flash game/white/game/white.
Micro Machines 2 Microsoft DOS 6.22 Yes No 800 No Way too slow to be playable.
Microprose F1GP Demo! Microsoft DOS 6.22 Yes No 950 Yes Demo is restricted to 8 FPS
Need for Speed Microsoft Dos 7.10 Yes No 950 Yes runs perfectly without Sound
One Must Fall 2097 CD Microsoft DOS 6.22 Yes Yes 950 Yes runs near perfect, with best sound quality
Popolus 2 Microsoft DOS 6.22 Yes No 950 Yes too fast @950MHz
Prince of Persia Microsoft DOS 6.22 Yes Yes 800 Yes Sound and (ad-lib) music work perfectly. Use D-pad for controls, A for jump, Shift or L-button for slow walk. Exit with CTRL+Q
Rad van fortuin Microsoft DOS 6.22 No No 800 No Does not start at all
The incredible Machine 2 DOS Microsoft DOS 6.22 No No 950 no blank screen after start
Theme Park Microsoft DOS 6.22 Yes Yes 950 Yes no music
Thuis in het mileu Microsoft DOS 6.22 Yes No* 500 Yes Set back to 500mhz, otherwise it's not playable. Use nubs for mouse, touchscreen is totally off. *Not sure if the game has any sounds at all.
Tie Fighter Microsoft DOS 6.22 No No 950 No Does not start
Tomb Raider Microsoft DOS 7.10 Yes yes 950 Yes very little Bit of stuttering
Skunny Karts Microsoft DOS 6.22 Yes yes 800 Yes Works perfectly, but buttons need reconfiguring (shift=gas, alt=left, ctrl=right). Plays best on 50% game speed, hires VGA7 mode (change in main menu > setup)
Stunts Dos 6.22 Yes yes 800 Yes perfectly
Supaplex 6.3 Microsoft DOS 6.22 Yes Yes 800 Yes Not playable, config screen crashes, can't move in game.
Syndicate Microsoft DOS 7.10 Yes yes 950 Yes smoothly
Skyroads Freedos1.1 Yes yes 950 Yes smoothly
Silent Hunter Microsoft DOS 7.10 Yes yes 950 Yes super playable with Mouse
Settlers 2 Gold (Die Siedler 2 Gold) Microsoft DOS 6.22 Yes No 950 Yes save/load leads to crashes sometimes
Ultima Underworld : The Stygian Abyss Microsoft DOS 6.22 Yes No 950 No too slow to be playable
WIPEEEOUT Microsoft DOS 7.10 Yes No 870 Yes
Winpolis Microsoft Windows 3.11 Yes Yes 600 Yes
World of Xeen Microsoft DOS 6.22 Yes Yes 950 Yes
World of Xeen Microsoft DOS 6.22 Yes Yes 950 Yes
Xentar(Knights of) Microsoft DOS 6.22 Yes Yes 950 Yes perfectly in 2D Mode
X-Wing Microsoft DOS 6.22 Yes No 950 Yes Runs well with low details