Linked by Thom Holwerda on Mon 30th Nov 2009 19:37 UTC, submitted by -ujb-
Morphos The MorphOS team seems to be on a roll. Recently, they added support for the PowerPC G4 Mac mini models from Apple, meaning it suddenly became a lot easier to get your hands on a computer capable of running MorphOS. As expected, the team has now announced that a release with PowerMac G4 support is coming as well.
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by djitanium on Mon 30th Nov 2009 21:16 UTC
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Now MorphOS supports hardware that is as recent as six years old! What a truly worthwhile project!

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RE: Wow!
by cerbie on Mon 30th Nov 2009 22:30 in reply to "Wow!"
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Four years old, with plenty of life left, but in need of a good OS, with OS X PPC support all around being nil. Straight Debian is OK, but not great.

Edited 2009-11-30 22:31 UTC

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RE: Wow!
by womble on Mon 30th Nov 2009 23:48 in reply to "Wow!"
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Now if only Windows 7 could boast such compatibility...

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by cerbie on Tue 1st Dec 2009 00:39 in reply to "RE: Wow!"
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*scratches head* it supports my notebook, 8 years old, as well as Linux, and a bit better than Xorg. If I could afford to max out the RAM, it would be its primary OS. For a new MS OS, it's rather exceptional, in that regard. At least bash MS for what they do wrong.

Edited 2009-12-01 00:42 UTC

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RE: Wow!
by Kroc on Tue 1st Dec 2009 11:22 in reply to "Wow!"
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Still cheaper and with better availability than Amiga OS 4 hardware.

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by rhyder on Wed 2nd Dec 2009 17:38 in reply to "RE: Wow!"
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Absolutely. In fact, it's a bit annoying that they're finally doing something that a lot of enthusiasts were suggesting five years ago.

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