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Ars: Mac OS 9 Odyssey

Unread postby josehill » Sun Sep 11, 2016 10:35 am

Our pal, ClassicHasClass, is prominently featured in this nice piece on the state of the Mac OS 9 world over at Ars Technica:

See also Classy's blog for some additional thoughts:

Good work, sir!

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Re: Ars: Mac OS 9 Odyssey

Unread postby Geoman » Sun Sep 11, 2016 12:08 pm

Very well written - a nice read! Thank you for sharing!
:Indy: :O2: :O2: :Indigo: :Indigo2IMP: :Octane: :Octane2: :Octane2:
SGI - the legend will never die!!

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Re: Ars: Mac OS 9 Odyssey

Unread postby ClassicHasClass » Sun Sep 11, 2016 3:58 pm

*tips hat
smit happens.

:Fuel: bigred, 900MHz R16K, 4GB RAM, V12 DCD, 6.5.30
:Indy: indy, 150MHz R4400SC, 256MB RAM, XL24, 6.5.10
:Indigo2IMP: purplehaze, 175MHz R10000, Solid IMPACT
probably posted from Image bruce, Quad 2.5GHz PowerPC 970MP, 16GB RAM, Mac OS X 10.4.11
plus IBM POWER6 p520 * Apple Network Server 500 * HP C8000 * BeBox * Solbourne S3000 * Commodore 128 * many more...

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Re: Ars: Mac OS 9 Odyssey

Unread postby jan-jaap » Mon Sep 12, 2016 1:36 am

hehe, did you spot his cat in there? ;)
To accentuate the special identity of the IRIS 4D/70, Silicon Graphics' designers selected a new color palette. The machine's coating blends dark grey, raspberry and beige colors into a pleasing harmony. (IRIS 4D/70 Superworkstation Technical Report)

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Re: Ars: Mac OS 9 Odyssey

Unread postby ClassicHasClass » Tue Sep 13, 2016 9:45 am

Richard used most of my retroroom photographs, which was fun.
smit happens.

:Fuel: bigred, 900MHz R16K, 4GB RAM, V12 DCD, 6.5.30
:Indy: indy, 150MHz R4400SC, 256MB RAM, XL24, 6.5.10
:Indigo2IMP: purplehaze, 175MHz R10000, Solid IMPACT
probably posted from Image bruce, Quad 2.5GHz PowerPC 970MP, 16GB RAM, Mac OS X 10.4.11
plus IBM POWER6 p520 * Apple Network Server 500 * HP C8000 * BeBox * Solbourne S3000 * Commodore 128 * many more...


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