Missing Silicon Graphics

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Re: Missing Silicon Graphics

Unread postby vishnu » Fri Aug 19, 2011 11:20 am

skywriter wrote:
opcode wrote:It seems like the only thing left is Linux....


if you're having thoughts like that... the game is over.


Free/Net/OpenBSD, OpenIndiana and... And... Hurd? :shock: :lol:
Project:
Temporarily lost at sea...
Plan:
World domination! Or something...

:Tezro: :Octane2:

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Re: Missing Silicon Graphics

Unread postby smj » Fri Aug 19, 2011 6:48 pm

vishnu wrote:And... Hurd? :shock: :lol:

Ah yes, Gnu Hurd. I hope I live long enough to see a stable release...
Then? :IRIS3130: ... Now? :O3x02L: :A3504L:- :A3502L: :1600SW:+MLA :Fuel: :Octane2: :Octane: :Indigo2IMP: :Indy: ... Other: DEC :BA213: :BA123: Sun, DG AViiON, NeXT :Cube:

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Re: Missing Silicon Graphics

Unread postby vishnu » Fri Aug 19, 2011 7:07 pm

smj wrote:Ah yes, Gnu Hurd. I hope I live long enough to see a stable release...


According to the Hurd's own homepage; "The GNU Hurd is under active development. Because of that, there is no stable version..."

Well, they're half right... :lol:
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Re: Missing Silicon Graphics

Unread postby Dubhthach » Sat Sep 10, 2011 1:41 pm

smj wrote:And of course the Professional market was won by the DEC Professional computers.

Oh, wait... ;)


Great documentary showing behind scenes on that project on ComputerHistory channel on youtube.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YKbnbvF_2Ew&feature=feedlik
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