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    thoughts from that G4 poll thread...

    not yet, but I think I might...I haven't mailed Apple for a while, so I think that a mass mailing campaign is in order.. :D After all, who wouldn't want to see Deus Ex on a 32-CPU Onyx infinite reality? And Cray-Link would mean REALLY fast LAN games.. :D Seriously, I think it wouldn't...
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    Poll: new PowerMacs?

    here it is http://www.macosx.com/showthread.php?threadid=4088 copy, paste and rant. lol
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    Poll: new PowerMacs?

    well, not that bizarre - tried to post a reply from my work pc at lunchtime and got a load of erros from this site..hence the reply is now a new thread in this forum called something like "thoughts on the poll...." :-)
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    thoughts from that G4 poll thread...

    Talk about Think Different...lol We are all kind of agreed that the current G4s, while great, are lacking in certain areas if they are to really take advantage of OSX for a start.... I was reading the posts here when I got an email from SGI ( I am on the developer list and they are really...
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    Poll: new PowerMacs?

    <sarcasm > nice to see that you actually read the post I wrote.... < /sarcasm > The point I was trying to make is, that YES, I would love to see a quad-733 machine with 4gig of ram and two GeForce3 / Radeon 2 cards and two wide-screen 22 inch LCD panels siting on my desk, but it isn't...
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    Poll: new PowerMacs?

    <sarcasm > nice to see that you actually read the post I wrote.... < /sarcasm > The point I was trying to make is, that YES, I would love to see a quad-733 machine with 4gig of ram and two GeForce3 / Radeon 2 cards and two wide-screen 22 inch LCD panels siting on my desk, but it isn't...
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    Poll: new PowerMacs?

    Well, here I go again... :) I work everyday with some of SGIs finest (32 CPU Origin, anyone? ... ;) ) I also own a nice little box that cost me a whole £250 - a 1993 Indigo Elan with 96mb Ram, 20 inch monitor and about 2.5gb of hdd. I use this machine for coding/compiling, acting as a...
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    List of software?

    Hi there, I work on SGIs all day at work - I write software... last time I looked IRIX ( which is based on SRV4 just like BSD Unix and Solaris, etc, etc..) was able to display postscript fonts....and a hell of a lot better than windows too..bearing in mind any print house worth a light would...
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    List of software?

    Hi there, I work on SGIs all day at work - I write software... last time I looked IRIX ( which is based on SRV4 just like BSD Unix and Solaris, etc, etc..) was able to display postscript fonts....and a hell of a lot better than windows too..bearing in mind any print house worth a light would...
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    Give me back my Permissions!

    just noticed the typos - sorry been a long day..lol
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    Give me back my Permissions!

    to be honest the thing you should do is learn to use a shell/terminal - it is vital to any form of unix. SGI make the most proven user intuitive Unx variant - IRIx, I use it all day at work and you just have to accept that the User/Admin strcture is built into the OS - it has advantages - it...
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    re: teething troubles

    I got a G$ 400..I got mac OSX, my isdn don't work and I can't dial out as the isdn s/w interferes with my internal modem..otehr than that I am loving OSX, and I just boot to OS 9.1 for leisure time :-) I own an SGI Indigo and work on SGI unix boxes at work (I write software) and I have to...
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    re: hermstedt Web Shuttle

    Ok, Question: I got one of the most popular isdn adaptors out there and it is a huge seller for the mac..so what do apple give me? Answer: 33.6 modem drivers for modems that wouldn't even fit my G4...lol... Other than that I love OSx - I use SGIs at work and I have to admit to owning an...
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