Linked by Thom Holwerda on Wed 26th Jul 2006 17:48 UTC, submitted by Dark Leth
BSD and Darwin derivatives The OpenDarwin project is shutting down. "Over the past few years, OpenDarwin has become a mere hosting facility for Mac OS X related projects. The original notions of developing the Mac OS X and Darwin sources has not panned out. Availability of sources, interaction with Apple representatives, difficulty building and tracking sources, and a lack of interest from the community have all contributed to this. Administering a system to host other people's projects is not what the remaining OpenDarwin contributors had signed up for and have been doing this thankless task far longer than they expected. It is time for OpenDarwin to go dark."
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RE: Predictable
by Joe User on Wed 26th Jul 2006 20:47 UTC in reply to "Predictable"
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2005-06-29

I agree with you, furthermore, support for x86 was dropped, and if you didn't have a Mac you were out of luck.

Who's next? There are tons of Linux distros out there that are pretty lonely...

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