Linked by telns on Thu 14th Feb 2013 21:26 UTC
SGI and IRIX Firefox 3.0.19 is being beta tested on IRIX. Yeah, I know, Firefox 3.x is really old. But this is a big deal for IRIX users, who have been stuck on Firefox 2.0.22 for years. With this breakthrough, I expect to see 3.5 or 3.6 follow soon. Not sure how much more recent than that can be accomplished.
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RE: IRIX users?
by spudley99 on Fri 15th Feb 2013 10:35 UTC in reply to "IRIX users?"
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Are there still any active IRIX users? Wow... nice. I wonder what are the reasons? I never had I chance to use IRIX machine and would definitively like to try just for fun... but other than that - are there any "practical" reasons? As I understand "modern browser support" is not one of them ;)

Come on, this is OSNews.

If there's one thing that we expect from this site, it's a bit of cheerleading for users of obscure and obsolete operating systems.

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