Re: [midatlanticretro] if anyone's interested in the AT & T UNIX PC
- --- Jim Scheef <jscheef@...> wrote:
> Chris,The reason being that it'll meet with a violent
> I thought those things were cool when they were new,
> but they run a 68000
> chip so you should stay away...
demise once I found out it didn't have an 8088? Or do
I sense a hint of anti-Mac/Moto/AtariST/Amiga bigotry?
Don't hate man :(
> Another interesting machineYeah was RISCy business wasn't it? You certainly
> would be an IBM RT/PC, which ran AIX on an early
> RISC chip.These machines come from the time when
> many industry pundits thought UNIX
> would succeed DOS as the preferred OS for business
would have experienced some AIX if you had been
involved in that debacle LOL LOL. Microshaft was in
the UNIX business at one point (and in fact still is
trying to emasculate every other vendor on the
planet). They long for those days of course, and is
currently working on their very own LINUX DISTRO!
Beggorah. Bill is contempating naming it Micros-UX LOL
LOL LOL. Alright, I plagiarized. Saw the cartoon in
the latest Linux Format.
A very influential group of us are still looking for
various versions of Xenix. ANY platform would be
welcome. The original Micros-UX ;)
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