Linked by Thom Holwerda on Fri 13th Jul 2012 02:27 UTC
RISC OS Good news for Raspberry Pi owners (ha!): the RISC OS port is progressing along nicely. So much so, in fact, that a Raspberry Pi-based RISC OS machine is in the works. Stable beta release of RISC OS for the Pi planned for September!
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That's great!
by Arawn on Fri 13th Jul 2012 10:19 UTC
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Can't wait to try it on my RasPi, it will be my first encounter with RiscOS. ;) And I'm glad the development of RiscOS is still going, we need alternatives to the common OSes.

I just found what it seems a nice ARM platform, reasonably priced and it seemed to me it might be a good fit for RiscOS and similar OSes. The ODROID-X.

Very nice platform! Personally can't wait to have more choice than the standard x86 platforms.

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RE: That's great!
by zima on Fri 13th Jul 2012 13:05 in reply to "That's great!"
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If you can't wait for your first encounter with RISC OS in general (RasPi or not), your PC works too (via emulation - all required in the comments of the above article about RPi of Thom )

But don't have too high hopes, it's not really an alternative to more modern operating systems - that said, it is quite charming and fun to try out.

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