ZevenOS 4.0 works great on my MacBook:
The GUI has changed little in the last thirty years or so its desktop metaphor with windows, icons, files and folders. Of course its become much slicker-looking, but with all that eye candy comes bloat. Over the last twelve years, for good or bad, I have committed myself to the Apple ecosystem and Mac [...]
So that I dont have to, theres ZevenOS 4.0. As good as Haiku? For the moment, better than Haiku.
Last Monday my telephone exchange was upgraded to 21CN ADSL2+ and my ISP regraded my service accordingly for free. Because of my distance from the exchange I am now getting download speeds in the region of 10Mbps (up from 7Mbps). I also decided that I should replace my old Belkin F5D7632-4, which has been an [...]
Well, bully for them. Apparently government cuts are affecting everyone apart from the rich. But lets not forget that some people become rich through sheer determination and hard work and good luck to them. Other rich people are celebrities and Premier League footballers whose pockets are most likely lined by the very people who [...]
Thanks to this I was able to get a VMware image of OpenStep 4.2. And yet in spite of the instructions (also here) it still took me hours to get both the NeXTSTEP and OpenStep installations connected to the Internet. And only then if I used Googles Public DNS (thanks Google). I blame the wine [...]
In memory of Steve Jobs. Window Maker is great, but its not NeXTSTEP, so I decided to see if I could get hold of a copy and install on VMware Fusion 4. After scouring the Internet I discovered several resources (notably here, here, here and here) which enabled me to obtain NeXTSTEP 3.3 and install [...]
Am I the only person who doesnt get it? When I was growing up, Halloween was a curiosity that only Americans did and I once saw on Bewitched. I probably thought WTF? or words to that effect (WTF wasnt in my or probably many peoples lexicon in the 60s and I would have [...]