Linked by Thom Holwerda on Thu 29th Nov 2007 22:11 UTC
Amiga & AROS A new AROS status update has been published. The biggest news: "Michal Schulz has made the miracle, and a whole new chapter in AROS history begins. Starting from today, you can grab the 64 bit native flavour of AROS from our website. This new version is obviously more advanced than the usual one, and has limited memory protection and GRUB loading modules. A initial wall for 4 GB of RAM will be removed as soon as proper MMU handling is done. In order to run the 64 bit native version of AROS a 64-bit x86 processor like AMD Athlon 64s or latest Intel Core2s is needed."
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RE[2]: Question about AROS
by Raffaele on Fri 30th Nov 2007 19:16 UTC in reply to "RE: Question about AROS"
Raffaele
Member since:
2005-11-12

dylansmrjones wrote:

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If it doesn't have an implementation of "Guru Meditation Error" then it ain't no AmigaOS clone.

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It is a bit lozy argument...

Even AmigaOS 4.0 abandoned Guru Meditation in favour of Grim Reaper advice system window!

http://content.answers.com/main/content/wp/en/3/3b/Amiga-grim1.png

Thanks to Memory protection in AmigaOS 4.0 you can even suspend or kill a task which caused an error!

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RE[3]: Question about AROS
by dylansmrjones on Fri 30th Nov 2007 19:52 in reply to "RE[2]: Question about AROS"
dylansmrjones Member since:
2005-10-02

Oops Raffaele.

If you look closer at the image you posted the url for, you'll see this text:

The Grim Reaper

Guru Meditation: 80000003
....yada yada yada...


So AmigaOS 4 has NOT abandoned the Guru Meditation - au contraire.

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