Posts Tagged ‘windows’

Emulate Linux System Calls on Windows

November 17, 2012

A few minutes ago I finished a small example that shows how to load and execute unmodified Linux ELF binaries in Windows. Basically, this is the same as Wine, just the other way around. You can download the source code from my github page. The code is very simple and only supports the system calls SYS_write and SYS_exit, just enough to write “Hello, World!” onto the screen. Nevertheless, it shows the basic principle.