Linux OS

From: David Holland <>
Date: Tue Oct 19 14:33:09 2004

Just out of idle curiosity..

If so many get upset about Linux discussions on the the list..

What about Solaris 2.1 x86?

Ontopic by the list I find here..


(Yes, I am playing devils advocate.. - Though I will admit
to a concious decision to block out my days of porting
XFree86 to the OS)


On Tue, 19 Oct 2004, Ronald Wayne wrote:

> On Mon, 18 Oct 2004 11:46:49 +0000, Jules Richardson
> <> wrote:
> > SLS was what got me started with Linux in '93
> You're making me feel like the new kid on the block, seeming as I
> started using Linux in late '94 or '95. It was some version of
> Slackware, and I had a bugger of a time installing it seeming as I was
> in the (somewhat envious?) position of having more "hard disk" space
> than floppies. The "hard disk" was actually a removable, attached to
> a marginally supported SCSI card.
> It's hard to believe that was almost 10 years ago.
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