Linked by Thom Holwerda on Wed 7th Feb 2007 22:25 UTC
BeOS & Derivatives Cosmoe is back. "Well, I couldn't stay away. My lengthy hiatus away from working on Cosmoe is now over, and I am back in full force! For those of you not familiar with Cosmoe, it is a BeOS API (or Haiku API, if you will) environment running on Linux." There's even a screenshot.
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RE: BlueEyedOS and Cosmoe
by Jack Burton on Thu 8th Feb 2007 08:57 UTC in reply to "BlueEyedOS and Cosmoe"
Jack Burton
Member since:
2005-07-06

"As far as I understand it, BlueEyedOS came about mostly because the folks in charge didn't like the technical and licensing decisions that Haiku made."

Actually BlueEyedOS started before Haiku, so...

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RE[2]: BlueEyedOS and Cosmoe
by mikesum32 on Thu 8th Feb 2007 10:16 in reply to "RE: BlueEyedOS and Cosmoe"
mikesum32 Member since:
2005-10-22

Not to argue without reason, but started has many different meanings.


07/01/2001: The BlueOS project is born.
08/05/2001: FAQ has been updated
08/22/2001: mailing list opened and member section updated


You opened your mailing list on August 22, 2001

Okay, but now look at this.


[openbeos] Ok, let's start

* From: "Marcus Overhagen" <dos4gw@xxxxxx>
* To: openbeos@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
* Date: Sat, 18 Aug 2001 15:47:33 -0700




OpenBeOS opened their mailing list on the exact same day !

It seems to me you started at the same time.

Edited 2007-02-08 10:24

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dylansmrjones Member since:
2005-10-02

08/18/2001 is 4 days earlier than 08/22/2001. How does Augst 18th. equal August 22nd.?

With a project start at July 1st. and a FAQ update approx. 2 weeks before opening the mailing lists for Haiku it seems that BlueEyedOS was the older project.

But of course - you're free to live in your own dimension ;)

BTW: Noticed how responsive Haiku is? Even in VMWare ;)

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