Linked by Thom Holwerda on Sat 6th Aug 2005 20:49 UTC
SkyOS SkyOS Beta 8.5 has just been released. New features include the Indexing Service, an SQL based file attribute and content index service which makes it possible to find your files in a fraction of a second, better developer support, and a lot of bug fixes. NVU has also been ported and is available in this release. You can read the changelog here. Update: Screenshots gallery by OSDir.
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RE: SkyOS - a Windows Clone
by Thom_Holwerda on Sun 7th Aug 2005 11:00 UTC in reply to "SkyOS - a Windows Clone"
Thom_Holwerda
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2005-06-29

What I don't like about SkyOS is that iit's so similar to Windows. Why the hell someone should use a windows a like system instead of Windows.

Care to elaborate on this? What parts do you find too similar to Windows? Have you actually used SkyOS?

You are right about SkyOS being too similar to Windows, but the SkyOS team said they are doing that because else they will scare off Windows users.

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