Linked by Thom Holwerda on Sun 20th Dec 2009 21:22 UTC
OSNews, Generic OSes I just stumbled upon an interesting forum thread over at AmigaWorld.net. The thread details whether or not AmigaOS and MorphOS should be called "hobby operating systems", and what kind of criteria should be applied. This sounded like an interesting point of discussion for OSNews.
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RE: Linux as Hobby OS
by sbergman27 on Mon 21st Dec 2009 15:47 UTC in reply to "Linux as Hobby OS"
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2005-07-24

...proprietary variants on surplus hardware (3b1, anyone?),

The ultra-silent PC crowd, who can't abide the regular fans and power supplies that the rest of us use, ought to have a look at this:

http://tinyurl.com/ydblzms

(The PC7300 model later became the 3B1.)

I supported many a 3B2 back in the day... but I've only ever seen one of these things.

Edited 2009-12-21 15:47 UTC

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