Linked by Eugenia Loli on Fri 20th May 2005 20:13 UTC
SGI and IRIX Can a proprietary Unix be a desktop OS that competes with Windows, Mac OS X, and Linux desktops? Although it may lack the visual effects of OS X, and installation is tricky in parts, Irix is a stable desktop OS -- possibly because it runs only on SGI's own hardware. Read the rest at NewsForge.
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As for Longhorn
by DLazlo on Sun 22nd May 2005 12:00 UTC

I'm also firmly of the opinion that M$ is going to shoot themselves in the foot within the next 2 years. I have several reasons to think so, one of which has too big an ego to retire.