Linked by Thom Holwerda on Wed 26th Jul 2017 20:56 UTC, submitted by Alex
OpenStep, GNUstep

After almost 8 years (we talked about it, of course), a new version of the GNUSTEP live CD has been released - version 2.5, for amd64. The live CD is based on Debian 9, has low hardware requirements, and uses Linux 4.9 with compressed RAM and no systemd. The live CD is a very easy and non-destructive way of testing out and playing with GNUSTEP, a free software implementation of OPENSTEP.

It's been a long, long time since I got to use our glorious *STEP database category. Isn't that one beautiful icon?

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Amiga?
by jburnett on Thu 27th Jul 2017 16:47 UTC
jburnett
Member since:
2012-03-29

Anybody else notice that the favicon for the GNUSTEP site is the Amiga logo?

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Boing Ball
by cybergorf on Thu 27th Jul 2017 17:56 in reply to "Amiga?"
cybergorf Member since:
2008-06-30

Yes it is the Amiga Boing Ball

But its not the GNUSTEP site but the site were the live CD image is hosted - by a Mr. Alex Myczko. Maybe he is a Amiga fan as well?

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RE: Boing Ball
by alexmyczko on Thu 27th Jul 2017 19:00 in reply to "Boing Ball"
alexmyczko Member since:
2017-07-27

Obviously I am. And, try ctrl-alt-f1, root, mcedit /usr/bin/amigashelld (edit the shebang line to be /bin/bash instead of /usr/bin/bash) then run amigashell start

I should do the ca: (in /etc/telinit) to catch ctrl-alt-del and cat /usr/share/amigashell.guru

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