Linked by Andrew Youll on Wed 6th Jul 2005 06:20 UTC, submitted by Kelly McNeill
BeOS & Derivatives When BeOS was still under active development at Be Inc, the project captured the hearts and minds of many who wanted to use a more advanced operating system. Though Be has since gone out of business, it hasn't stopped many of those same individuals from wanting to continue using the operating system. The fact that BeOS is no longer under active development has caused a handful of developers to take on the task of picking up where Be left off. Alan Wilder submitted the following editorial which analyzes the current status of three BeOS projects that are currently under development.
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Spreading lies
by Jack Burton on Wed 6th Jul 2005 06:43 UTC
Jack Burton
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2005-07-06

This article is a perfect example of misinformation (or whatever it's spelt)

"Haiku progress is slow and plagued with internal political struggles"

Uh ? I could understand the "progress is slow" part, but I fail to see where are the political struggles. Really.

"Another bottleneck in the Haiku roadmap is that without hardware partners, the project is relegated to old garage-sale systems. For instance, the main development system is a dual-Pentium Pro system over-clocked to 233 MHz with 512M RAM."

Er.... and where does this come from ?

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