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by foetz
Fri Dec 01, 2017 7:02 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous Operating Systems/Hardware
Topic: and now for something completely different !
Replies: 3
Views: 165

Re: and now for something completely different !

guardian452 wrote:HAMEI actually LIKING a LINUX ???? ?!?!?!!!! :shock: :shock: :shock: :shock: :shock: :shock: :shock: :shock: :shock: :shock:

yeah something is wrong there :P
by foetz
Thu Nov 30, 2017 7:18 am
Forum: Hardware For Sale/Trade
Topic: [eBay] Cray J90 (not mine...I wish)
Replies: 5
Views: 250

Re: [eBay] Cray J90 (not mine...I wish)

haha nice one :D
by foetz
Sat Nov 25, 2017 3:07 pm
Forum: IRIX and Software
Topic: Obtaining licenses for old software
Replies: 23
Views: 760

Re: Obtaining licenses for old software

some of autodesk's old apps like power animator might well still be up and running in a way, just wrapped into another product. auto.... studio or somesuch? indeed: https://www.autodesk.com/products/alias-products/overview but keep in mind, after 9.7 they stripped off all polygon related stuff as w...
by foetz
Sat Nov 25, 2017 8:47 am
Forum: SGI: Computer Graphics
Topic: Softimage Tutorial #1
Replies: 12
Views: 374

Re: Softimage Tutorial #1

Intuition wrote:I am not sure if Renderman had a Softimage release.

it didn't. however for si3d there was softman from animal logic and 3delight was quite popular with xsi.
by foetz
Fri Nov 24, 2017 4:09 am
Forum: SGI: Computer Graphics
Topic: Softimage Irix Mental Ray
Replies: 6
Views: 366

Re: Softimage Irix Mental Ray

Intuition wrote:if the Octane can just capture a screen and make a video from it I'll just use that.

mediarecorder, fullscreen, quicktime animation codec, 12 or 15 fps.
by foetz
Thu Nov 23, 2017 4:15 pm
Forum: SGI: Computer Graphics
Topic: Softimage Irix Mental Ray
Replies: 6
Views: 366

Re: Softimage Irix Mental Ray

Intuition wrote:Octane with desktop capture when I get a personal video option.

for a screencast with an octane you don't need a video board.
by foetz
Thu Nov 23, 2017 11:54 am
Forum: SGI: Hardware
Topic: SGI Origin 2400 Rack cabling help
Replies: 9
Views: 162

Re: SGI Origin 2400 Rack cabling help

jwhat wrote:The sgi techpubs materials are archived at: http://www.irix7.com

and that's not even the only one. we also have: https://techpubs.jurassic.nl
by foetz
Thu Nov 23, 2017 2:18 am
Forum: HP/DEC/Compaq
Topic: Firefox 3.0.19 Tru64 finally finished !
Replies: 9
Views: 185

Re: Firefox 3.0.19 Tru64 finally finished !

ooh very nice work. much thanks :D
by foetz
Sun Nov 19, 2017 4:07 am
Forum: SGI: Hardware
Topic: [RESOLVED] o2 not able to get online anymore.
Replies: 12
Views: 350

Re: o2 not able to get online anymore.

Intuition wrote:Should I turn off the scripts permanently

yes.

which btw is a good idea with all browsers on all systems. then allow as needed via noscript or something similar.
by foetz
Fri Nov 17, 2017 12:54 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous Operating Systems/Hardware
Topic: SoftImage 3D 4.0 Install Help ?
Replies: 18
Views: 389

Re: SoftImage 3D 4.0 Install Help ?

i'm afraid there's no solution to your problem. you can't run a 15 year old software on a current os with current hardware and expect it to work flawlessly.
by foetz
Thu Nov 16, 2017 3:36 pm
Forum: SGI: Computer Graphics
Topic: Final Fantasy Movie SGI, Maya, and Renderman.
Replies: 2
Views: 191

Re: Final Fantasy Movie SGI, Maya, and Renderman.

yeah maya + prman was the hollywood standard for many years and still is for a lot of studios. not on irix these days of course.
by foetz
Thu Nov 16, 2017 11:09 am
Forum: SGI: Hardware
Topic: [RESOLVED] o2 not able to get online anymore.
Replies: 12
Views: 350

Re: o2 not able to get online anymore.

show us your /etc/config/static-route.options and /etc/resolv.conf and /etc/nsswitch.conf
by foetz
Thu Nov 16, 2017 5:47 am
Forum: Nekochan Net
Topic: How can we encourage better group participation on this site?
Replies: 47
Views: 1230

Re: How can we encourage better group participation on this site?

jimmer wrote:Sometimes I wonder if nekochan.net itself shouldn't rewind to something more amenable to browsing 'a la ancienne'.

crossed my mind, too. the problem is that the stuff from back then is quite crappy security wise so for a proper solution one would have to create something custom.
by foetz
Wed Nov 15, 2017 9:22 pm
Forum: Nekochan Net
Topic: How can we encourage better group participation on this site?
Replies: 47
Views: 1230

Re: How can we encourage better group participation on this site?

Intuition wrote:Have you guys ever considered a facebook page for SGI computers?

the HUGE (did i stress that enough? :P ) plus of independent sites is that you're in control, not bacefook or whoever else. also the search capabilities are so much better and you can have the forum/site do whatever you want.

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