Linked by Kevin Miller on Thu 15th Oct 2009 22:16 UTC
BeOS & Derivatives Today marks an entire week of using Haiku as my primary operating system. This is my first PC to get the most out of any BeOS related operating system to date. My old 200MHz Toshiba ran R5 PE just fine but without any networking. My eMachine ran Zeta just fine, but once again, there were networking issues (and Zeta was pronounced dead around this time). In the age of the Internet, this pretty much forced me away from BeOS and its decendants until now.
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RE: My BeOS PC...
by umccullough on Fri 16th Oct 2009 16:43 UTC in reply to "My BeOS PC..."
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And the only "hourglass icon" I ever saw was part of an application that rendered landscapes (which took a few seconds).

Funny, I thought BeOS never even had an hourglass cursor created for it...

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RE[2]: My BeOS PC...
by JacobMunoz on Fri 16th Oct 2009 18:26 in reply to "RE: My BeOS PC..."
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Yes, I believe they had to actually design their own hourglass (it was a clock-style animation) for the app - as such a horrible thing was not part of BeOS. And you only saw the custom cursor when the app was selected, outside of the app all was normal and pointy.

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