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by foetz
Mon Dec 18, 2017 7:52 am
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: Happy Holidays :)
Replies: 5
Views: 85

Re: Happy Holidays :)

well then enlighten us, what's the correct one?
by foetz
Thu Dec 14, 2017 5:40 am
Forum: SGI: Computer Graphics
Topic: Softimage weirdness: Not registering mouse clicks
Replies: 12
Views: 244

Re: Softimage weirdness: Not registering mouse clicks

do you run any other program with a gui that might steal the focus?
also which desktop mouse settings do you have? focus on mouse-over or by click?
by foetz
Fri Dec 01, 2017 7:02 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous Operating Systems/Hardware
Topic: and now for something completely different !
Replies: 3
Views: 180

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: 270

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: 828

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: 409

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: 396

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: 396

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: 186

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: 215

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: 394

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: 434

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: 208

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: 394

Re: o2 not able to get online anymore.

show us your /etc/config/static-route.options and /etc/resolv.conf and /etc/nsswitch.conf

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