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by vishnu
Sat May 19, 2018 2:59 pm
Forum: SGI: Hardware
Topic: Tandem re-badged Challenge L Deskside
Replies: 21
Views: 319

Re: Tandem re-badged Challenge L Deskside

pierocks wrote:I went to grab it off (the drive is open on the top) and I got black goo all over my fingers :lol:


You violated the Lab Credo, "don't get any on ya." 8-)
by vishnu
Sat May 19, 2018 2:53 pm
Forum: SGI: Computer Graphics
Topic: Softimage, Maya and licencing
Replies: 7
Views: 197

Re: Softimage, Maya and licencing

The glory of the Internet; nothing ever goes away. Irix software will always be out there. And these days (unlike when this forum was created) nobody cares... :P
by vishnu
Sat May 19, 2018 2:43 pm
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: Occupy White Walls
Replies: 5
Views: 143

Re: Occupy White Walls

hamei wrote:
vishnu wrote:I think it's a double-secret negative... :lol:

Put Niedermeyer on it. He's just the sneaky little shit for that job :D


:lol:
by vishnu
Sat May 19, 2018 2:39 am
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: Occupy White Walls
Replies: 5
Views: 143

Re: Occupy White Walls

uunix wrote:
vishnu wrote:Too bad I'm a Windows-free zone, I wonder if it would run under Wine... :o

Is that a double negative?


I think it's a double-secret negative... :lol:
by vishnu
Fri May 18, 2018 5:41 pm
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: Occupy White Walls
Replies: 5
Views: 143

Re: Occupy White Walls

Too bad I'm a Windows-free zone, I wonder if it would run under Wine... :o
by vishnu
Fri May 18, 2018 5:27 pm
Forum: SGI: Hardware
Topic: Tandem re-badged Challenge L Deskside
Replies: 21
Views: 319

Re: Tandem re-badged Challenge L Deskside

pierocks wrote:Yeah, it looks like SAQ had it. Haven't seen him around in a while...does anybody know where he went?

Yeah; wife and kids. Another good man off the deep end... :lol:
by vishnu
Thu May 17, 2018 2:13 pm
Forum: SGI: Discussion
Topic: THIS IS THE NEW BOEING 777. And this is the box it came in.
Replies: 18
Views: 2590

Re: THIS IS THE NEW BOEING 777. And this is the box it came in.

uunix wrote:I have an A3 SCSI scanner in my loft.. or maybe an A2.. it's bloody big anyway.
Is that the Epson GT-12000 Scanner?
I've got an HP ScanJet 6300C scanner, also SCSI, it's big but not as big as the Epson... :shock: :shock:
by vishnu
Thu May 17, 2018 2:08 pm
Forum: IRIX and Software
Topic: Minor problems with my Octane and IRIX 6.5
Replies: 7
Views: 140

Re: Minor problems with my Octane and IRIX 6.5

The only color that still works on my Octane lightbar is red; had it on my todo list to implement the fix for about 11 years now. :roll:
by vishnu
Thu May 17, 2018 1:35 pm
Forum: SGI: Discussion
Topic: THIS IS THE NEW BOEING 777. And this is the box it came in.
Replies: 18
Views: 2590

Re: THIS IS THE NEW BOEING 777. And this is the box it came in.

From the sublime (Boeing 777) to the ridiculous (South Park): "How is South Park made? The short answer these days is that the animators make new elements in Corel Draw and export them as Adobe Illustrator files. Adobe Photoshop is used for fonts, texture maps, and real photos. The Photoshop an...
by vishnu
Tue May 15, 2018 11:44 am
Forum: Hardware Wanted
Topic: Indigo2 power supplies
Replies: 3
Views: 124

Re: Indigo2 power supplies

Sylvain P. wrote:I have several, but unfortunately I'm in France, I'm afraid that the cost of transport is too high for usa. I will look at the price for transportation. I'll let you know.

Thanks! Maybe send it by carrier pigeon... :lol:
by vishnu
Mon May 14, 2018 9:16 pm
Forum: Hardware Wanted
Topic: Indigo2 power supplies
Replies: 3
Views: 124

Indigo2 power supplies

Raion-Fox and I have undertaken a little hardware project which aims to develop drop-in replacement power supplies for the Indigo2. However, given the rather unique nature of these supplies it will probably be necessary for anyone who wants one to first have to hand over their broken one, so we can ...
by vishnu
Mon May 14, 2018 9:14 pm
Forum: SGI: Development
Topic: neko_emacs rebuild to fix libtiff issues
Replies: 2
Views: 168

Re: neko_emacs rebuild to fix libtiff issues

Might not be a bad idea to send Pete a PM letting him know, I'm not sure how often he looks at incoming these days. Once he knows he usually moves things over into beta right away.
by vishnu
Sun May 13, 2018 4:58 pm
Forum: IBM
Topic: AIXPDS site closed :(
Replies: 17
Views: 2153

Re: AIXPDS site closed :(

by vishnu
Thu May 10, 2018 8:21 pm
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: Ruby…
Replies: 16
Views: 456

Re: Ruby…

At the risk of sounding like a cranky old dude (which I am), if you can't code it in PERL you shouldn't be coding it at all... ;)
by vishnu
Thu May 10, 2018 8:15 pm
Forum: SGI: Discussion
Topic: Needed Viewsonic Vx2450wm config file for Irix 6.5.30 on Octane with V10
Replies: 4
Views: 793

Re: Needed Viewsonic Vx2450wm config file for Irix 6.5.30 on Octane with V10

At the risk of being redundantly redundant, I will point out once again that our very own Michael Pastras has written a pretty comprehensive guide on compiling and tweaking these absurdly over complicated files: http://forums.nekochan.net/viewtopic.php?f=3&t=16732152

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