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by def13
Fri Nov 24, 2017 2:22 pm
Forum: IRIX and Software
Topic: Obtaining licenses for old software
Replies: 23
Views: 825

Re: Obtaining licenses for old software

Autodesk is like Adobe : greedy, and they built their monopolistic statue not because they made good softwares but because they let them easyly and massivly pirated for years and years ... We aren't a lot to want "playing" with old softwares on old computers, we don't need support, we just...
by def13
Fri Nov 24, 2017 12:27 pm
Forum: IRIX and Software
Topic: Obtaining licenses for old software
Replies: 23
Views: 825

Re: Obtaining licenses for old software

It's a real problematic : having the pleasure to use old software on vintage computer without being outlaw. Now, in our numeric world, it's harder to find software for old computer than restore a 40 years old car ... The copyright is not the problem, because like in music or movie industry, copyrigh...
by def13
Fri Nov 24, 2017 12:11 am
Forum: SGI: Computer Graphics
Topic: Softimage Tutorial #1
Replies: 12
Views: 408

Re: Softimage Tutorial #1

It's a great video.
Softimage isn't install on my SGI but it's still interresting to watch this kind of tutorial.
Thanks a lot [^_^] !
by def13
Wed Nov 08, 2017 12:20 pm
Forum: SGI: Computer Graphics
Topic: Maya Irix Software Render scene
Replies: 24
Views: 815

Re: Maya Irix Software Render scene

Here is the result of the render of this scene : 6'17" ; not so bad for a mono 400Mhz for this kind of scene.
Note : I've got a strange warning message in my console but I'll search an answer about it later.
by def13
Wed Nov 08, 2017 12:57 am
Forum: SGI: Computer Graphics
Topic: Maya Irix Software Render scene
Replies: 24
Views: 815

Re: Maya Irix Software Render scene

Thanks Foetz and Robespierre, my console window is back ! :-)
by def13
Tue Nov 07, 2017 3:15 pm
Forum: SGI: Computer Graphics
Topic: Maya Irix Software Render scene
Replies: 24
Views: 815

Re: Maya Irix Software Render scene

I would like to share my Octane's / Maya 6.5 render stats of your scene but where can I find them ? in the console window. irix' console that is, nothing maya specific. for the record, maya 6.5 is not vintage. with mental ray it has global illumination, ray traced soft shadows, final gathering and ...
by def13
Fri Nov 03, 2017 3:28 am
Forum: SGI: Computer Graphics
Topic: Maya Irix Software Render scene
Replies: 24
Views: 815

Re: Maya Irix Software Render scene

I would like to share my Octane's / Maya 6.5 render stats of your scene but where can I find them ? for the record, maya 6.5 is not vintage. with mental ray it has global illumination, ray traced soft shadows, final gathering and caustics. the only difference to todays renderers is that it's not ph...
by def13
Thu Nov 02, 2017 1:15 pm
Forum: SGI: Computer Graphics
Topic: Maya Irix Software Render scene
Replies: 24
Views: 815

Re: Maya Irix Software Render scene

It's not a bad idea :-) I'm a real fan of vintage style 3D images !!! Today it's quite easy to create photo-realistic image, but create a vintage look 3D image it's really hard, because the knowledge and the softwares disapeare years after years ... :-( I would like to share my Octane's / Maya 6.5 r...
by def13
Sun Oct 22, 2017 10:23 am
Forum: IRIX and Software
Topic: Set a custom login screen background for xdm
Replies: 2
Views: 200

Re: Set a custom login screen background for xdm

It's a cool custom !
by def13
Sat Oct 21, 2017 2:36 am
Forum: IRIX and Software
Topic: (solved and works) Fixing V6/V8 glitch fx
Replies: 8
Views: 383

Re: (solved) Fixing V6/V8 glitch fx

Thanks a lot Geoman ! Your .VFO files work very well too. I obtained the best result with Geoman's 1280x1024_50.vfo and a refining of my monitor's set-up (via the OSD). So for a Phillips 190x6 full fonctionnal with an Octane 1.5+V8 : Used Geoman's 1280x1024_50.vfo In the monitor's OSD : Position > H...
by def13
Fri Oct 20, 2017 12:11 am
Forum: IRIX and Software
Topic: (solved and works) Fixing V6/V8 glitch fx
Replies: 8
Views: 383

Re: Fixing V6/V8 glitch fx

Thanks a lot Recondas ! 1280x1024_50-VPro.vfo works perfectly : No more glitch and no error "illegal power on ..." when it's loaded in the display manager ; it's a precious file for my Phillips 190X6 monitor. Note 1 : on the first load, the display works but there was a shift from the top ...
by def13
Thu Oct 19, 2017 11:55 am
Forum: IRIX and Software
Topic: (solved and works) Fixing V6/V8 glitch fx
Replies: 8
Views: 383

Re: Fixing V6/V8 glitch fx

Thanks Duck. I've installed Ubuntu on a vistual machine on a Mac... without success to mount my 6.5 foundation CD2 or try opening an ISO file of it (-_-!). Now I have two ways : 1- Find and buy an cdrom drive listed in Wiki ... but people are completly crazy with prices of this old stuffes (why I've...
by def13
Thu Oct 19, 2017 3:51 am
Forum: IRIX and Software
Topic: (solved and works) Fixing V6/V8 glitch fx
Replies: 8
Views: 383

Re: Fixing V6/V8 glitch fx

I found this great post : http://forums.nekochan.net/viewtopic.php?f=3&t=16725755 I know now I have to get the EIDE info of my screen and I have to use it with SGI's Video Format Compiler (VFC) to create a customed VFO file of my monitor via a VFS file ... But I don't find VFC in /usr/sbin (-_-!...
by def13
Wed Oct 18, 2017 1:19 am
Forum: IRIX and Software
Topic: (solved and works) Fixing V6/V8 glitch fx
Replies: 8
Views: 383

(solved and works) Fixing V6/V8 glitch fx

Hello, After looking for a solution to find a way to fixe the glitch fx on my Octane 1.5 / V8, I found on the wiki : http://www.nekochan.net/wiki/Workaround_for_V6/V8_Flicker_and_Artifacts , but the link to the VFO is dead :-/ Does anybody have this file, or what is the best way to create or modify ...
by def13
Sat Sep 16, 2017 3:28 am
Forum: SGI: Computer Graphics
Topic: (solved) Illustrator for Irix
Replies: 10
Views: 910

Re: (solved) Illustrator for Irix

@ Krokodil : (^_^!)
@ escimo : I found an easier way, but thanks for your answer and your explantions.

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