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    Ok I guess the well-funded startup had 30" LCDs,...

    Ok I guess the well-funded startup had 30" LCDs, not 24", that's why they looked so massive.

    Awwww, in defense of the nVidia Quadro cards, you can pickup the dual headed FX380 for under $115 or...
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    Well that's what I've got - a dual-ported Nvidia...

    Well that's what I've got - a dual-ported Nvidia FX370 running Twinview. I guess 2 monitors is enough for me. Since Sun pays Nvidia to make drivers for their Quadro cards... support is quite good on...
  3. Poll: I once personally insulted Miguel de Icaza and...

    I once personally insulted Miguel de Icaza and the use of Microsoft products, when he first announced Mono in GNOME, because that is my opinion.

    And for record I use GNOME. But I could just as...
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    Just buy 2 dual ported video cards, assuming you...

    Just buy 2 dual ported video cards, assuming you have free slots in your mobo. Then you can drive 4 monitors and pretend you are NASA Mission Control launching the Space Shuttle.

    Both ATI and...
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    bump~ Just to clarify things: Solaris is not a...

    bump~

    Just to clarify things: Solaris is not a real-time OS but Sun did have a real-time OS a decade ago. It was called ChorusOS.

    Solaris does have real-time scheduling classes, that approach...
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    Hey I got a much-desired feature for OSOL...

    Hey I got a much-desired feature for OSOL 2010.02: make OpenSolaris install from a bootable CD/DVD.

    The fact that an OS called "openSolaris" release by Sun does not work on SPARC hardware, someone...
  7. [QUOTE=phoronix;101793]Phoronix: FreeBSD 8.0...

    [QUOTE=phoronix;101793]Phoronix: FreeBSD 8.0 Benchmarked Against Linux, OpenSolaris

    So I read the test suite hardware was an IBM/Lenovo T61, which runs a 32 bit dual core Centrino cpu. Some people...
  8. No good will come of this. WTF happened to Gentoo...

    No good will come of this. WTF happened to Gentoo Linux when the lead man in command stepped down? Where is Gentoo today?


    Or, is this one of those "fake" stepdowns from CEO, like how Scott...
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    Hey movieman, that's easy to fix if you don't...

    Hey movieman, that's easy to fix if you don't mind beta software!

    First see what you're handing out as your ID card:

    http://whatsmyuseragent.com/


    Second if you are using firefox, here's a...
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    It's not so much the distro, it's your choice of...

    It's not so much the distro, it's your choice of window manager and desktop UI. I'm sure your T40 would scream if you ran CDE or Openlook/Openwindows. But most of us would rather use software written...
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    some of us even use our firewall to rewrite the...

    some of us even use our firewall to rewrite the User-Agent: http header to SAY

    Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.1; en-US; rv:1.8.1.20) Gecko/20081217 Firefox/2.0.0.20

    EVEN when we are...
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    if u really want to see something dramatic, run...

    if u really want to see something dramatic, run your own bake-off between gcc 2.95, 3.2, and 4.x.

    yes, even gcc gets more strick, more bloated, and slower over time. All software suffers from...
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    On the scientific tip, isn't there an increased...

    On the scientific tip, isn't there an increased radiation hazard from an acrylic case? Isn't boring old steel better at blocking EMF/EMR?
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    allquixotic, you've got 6 comment on your blog...

    allquixotic, you've got 6 comment on your blog awaiting moderation. I want to see the other 5 reactions to your blog posting.
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    try this hack:...

    try this hack: http://www.opensolaris.org/jive/thread.jspa?messageID=309594

    else fork over the $32 to newegg for a Intel gigabit PCI NIC like the rest of us do. It's human nature, we all spend the...
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    "OpenSolaris 2009.04 may finally ship with a word...

    "OpenSolaris 2009.04 may finally ship with a word processor
    by default"

    WORD PROCESSOR?!? Who gives a rat's tail about a word processor? I recommend you Upgrade to "Solaris Express Community...
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