Linked by Thom Holwerda on Mon 9th Jan 2006 20:51 UTC
SkyOS There have been some interesting updates over at SkyOS. First of all, it now has a VNC viewer, so you can control other computers from SkyOS. Another interesting addition are a set of VMWare tools; SkyOS now has full clipboard integration with the host OS when running in VMWare. Also added is seamless mouse integration, so you can just move your mouse to the edge of the VMWare window, and it will automatically ungrab it. There have been more changes, you can see the most prominent on SkyOS's website. For the under-the-hood changes, see the changelog.
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Why?
by SodaAnt on Tue 10th Jan 2006 05:21 UTC
SodaAnt
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2005-11-15

SkyOS looks like a pretty cool OS, but how do they expect to go the commercial route and succeed where companies like NeXT and BeOS have failed?

Given the number of OS choices today, I can't see SkyOS becoming anything more than a niche OS used by a few hard-core hobbiests.

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