[rescue] Oracle making just a little harder to keep old machines in use

Jonathan Patschke jp at celestrion.net
Fri May 7 11:30:47 CDT 2010

On Fri, 7 May 2010, Ian Finder wrote:

> I really miss Irix and SGI hardware a lot.

Same here.  Every new generation of hardware was novel and impressive, the
OS was rock-solid, and Indigo Magic was the nicest desktop around before
OS X matured.

> No joke, it actually torments me quite frequently that their that
> platform is gone forever, and there is now a Dell box under my desk.

At least you'll never have to get into a wrestling match with inst again.

Jonathan Patschke | "There is more to life than increasing its speed."
Elgin, TX         |                                   --Mahatma Gandhi
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