Linked by Thom Holwerda on Thu 30th Nov 2006 22:28 UTC, submitted by Phil Mellor
RISC OS "Last month, I thought I left RISC OS. After 19 years of using Acorn or Acorn-derived computers, my love affair is no longer. I sit here writing this on my Mac Mini, and very happy I am with it too. My Iyonix lies abandoned - still sitting under the desk here, but not connected. And not actually used for some time. And it's weird - because, in some strange way, I thought I would be using RISC OS forever. In January 2005, I said: 'There's people who annoy me on the RISC OS scene, and I still wouldn't think of leaving. The nice people more than cancel it out, and besides - I just couldn't really do without using RISC OS.' So what changed?"
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RE: RISCOS
by RISCOSMike on Fri 1st Dec 2006 11:56 UTC in reply to "RISCOS"
RISCOSMike
Member since:
2006-09-03

Flawed? What are you talking about, what is flawed?, this OS is one of the most stable around

Edited 2006-12-01 11:57

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RE[2]: RISCOS
by helf on Fri 1st Dec 2006 16:11 in reply to "RE: RISCOS"
helf Member since:
2005-07-06

'eh, any old app can take it down. It doesnt do preemptive multitasking, just cooperative. Something the AmigaOS and later Atari OSes support... On less powerful hardware...

Edited 2006-12-01 16:13

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RE[2]: RISCOS
by BluenoseJake on Fri 1st Dec 2006 16:29 in reply to "RE: RISCOS"
BluenoseJake Member since:
2005-08-11

Stable != no flaws

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