Linked by paolone on Thu 3rd Feb 2011 22:24 UTC
Amiga & AROS Icaros Desktop, the distribution for i386 PC of the AROS Research Operating System (an open source revival of classic AmigaOS) reached version 1.2.6 and introduces new improvements and features.
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RE: 7-Zip
by Thom_Holwerda on Fri 4th Feb 2011 09:25 UTC in reply to "7-Zip"
Thom_Holwerda
Member since:
2005-06-29

My only problem is the developers insistence on using a proprietary compression method on their files.

I just don't want to install 7-Zip just to de-crypt one file. Complaints to the developers go unheeded.

There's a reason everyone used ZIP compression. It's a standard, and widely supported. 7z files aren't.

The developers of AROS are more interested in forcing their compression program preference on users than providing something that user can use. There really isn't a reason to compress .iso files anyway.


You want to download and use en entirely new experimental operating system, yet complain about having to install 7-zip?

Fail.

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RE[2]: 7-Zip
by tylerdurden on Fri 4th Feb 2011 23:49 in reply to "RE: 7-Zip"
tylerdurden Member since:
2009-03-17

Ha! exactly.

Hater's gonna hate ;-)

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