Linked by Thom Holwerda on Mon 19th Mar 2007 19:42 UTC
Zeta In July 2005, OSNews reviewed the 1.0 version of what was then YellowTAB Zeta. I concluded: "I have a clear-cut impression of what Zeta R1 is: it is by far the best 'distribution' of BeOS currently available. The hardware support is, when compared to r5, significantly better. Stability-wise, Zeta R1 is a huge leap forward when compared to older versions. Some areas still need work; but they are mostly minor things, nothing that will stop you from using this operating system as your full-time, primary system." A lot has changed over the past 15 months; YellowTAB went belly-up, Magnussoft took over the development of Zeta, and to top it off, Zeta went multiuser. Not too long ago, Mangussoft released Zeta 1.5; here is my review.
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Like to upgrade
by GCrain on Tue 20th Mar 2007 13:11 UTC
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I bought Zeta from Yellowtab, but I still have not upgraded to the Magnasoft version. They make it such a pain to prove your a customer.... send CD in, customer number, money,fingerprints, DNA sample, doctor certified stool sample.... Okay, maybe not that bad, but everytime I go to Germany, they lose my luggage. How do I know they won't lose all proof of ownership?
Even worse, I'd like to purchase some of the games they are producing for Zeta, but they are only for the Magnasoft version of Zeta.

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