Developer releases Windows 95 in Electron on GitHub
Computer users nostalgic for the 90s will be happy to hear that they can download and run a brand new port of a classic Microsoft operating system from GitHub.
Slack developer Felix Rieseberg posted a port of Windows 95 running in Electron on GitHub. It is compatible on machines running Windows 10, macOS, and Linux kernel operating systems.
According to Tom Warren at The Verge, apps such as the classic Microsoft Minesweeper, Microsoft Paint, and WordPad all run properly within this Electron version of the classic operating system.
And yes, it runs DOOM.
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Windows 95 in Electron. Runs on macOS, Linux, and Windows.