Linked by Thom Holwerda on Thu 23rd Oct 2008 19:58 UTC, submitted by FreeGamer
BeOS & Derivatives It seems like only yesterday when due to a combination of hubris, bad business decisions, and pressure from Apple and Microsoft, Be, Inc. went under, with its assets - including the BeOS - bought up by Palm, who now store it in a filing cabinet somewhere in the attic of the company's Sunnyvale headquarters. Right after Be went under, the OpenBeOS project was started; an effort to recreate the BeOS as open source under the MIT license. This turned out to be a difficult task, and many doubted the project would ever get anywhere. We're seven years down the road now, and the persistence is paying off: the first Haiku alpha is nearer than ever.
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RE[3]: pre-alpha vmware disk bad?
by Big Al on Thu 23rd Oct 2008 23:54 UTC in reply to "RE[2]: pre-alpha vmware disk bad?"
Big Al
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2005-06-29

Which mailing list would be best? Should I post on BeShare (if it's still in use)?

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umccullough Member since:
2006-01-26

http://haiku-os.org/community/ml

I recommend the haiku-development list for issues with the alpha, otherwise the general mailing list is suitable for user-related issues as well.

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