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Quickdraw GX vs NeXT Display Postscript
Matti Haveri says: Hi, I vividly remember the heated arguments (an understatement, heh) about Quickdraw GX vs. NeXT Display Postscript in spring 1997 in these forums when Apple bought NeXT. Notable posters were Lawson English advocating GX and NeXT/OPENSTEP Developer John Kheit in advocating of NeXT Display Postscript
117 Nov 2011 9:08 pm
NeXTstation mono with laserprinter to give away
oberhage says: Hello, I've a monochrome NeXTstation (=slab) with monitor and laserprinter to give away to a person who is willing to pick it up here (Duisburg, Univ. Duisburg-Essen, Germany). The machine hasn't been used for a while (about 5 years), but ran until the time it had been gracefully shut down. It is eq
116 Feb 2011 10:27 am
book about the history of NeXT computers says: -----BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE----- Hash: SHA1 ...Hi WessD, I agree that book is anti Jobs. :-) I've read it a few times. If you need assistance getting your cube running, drop by the forums @ You'll find everyone there tries to be helpful as possible. Usenet is great, but you'
401 Sep 2008 5:33 pm
If you are pissed with Microsoft de-facto monopoly...
John C. Randolph says: On 2007-02-19 09:15:16 -0800, said: ...Send it to citybank, and you might reach someone who actually cares. -jcr
1919 Jun 2007 8:44 pm
David Evans says: In article <1179980320.269540.142170@g4g2>, ... Sounds like insanity. The DMA hardware and other things in NeXT hardware wouldn't look much like what's in a Sun-1. Wouldn't surprise me if they had no more in common than any reasonable 68k-based boxes.
424 May 2007 9:40 am
RESULT: will be removed
The Big-8 Management Boa… says: RESULT will be removed The Last Call for Comments (LCC) on 04 Apr 2007 initiated a five-day period for final comments. Following the comment period, the Big-8 Management Board has decided by consensus to remove the newsgroup This group will be removed o
117 Apr 2007 3:56 pm
David Evans says: In article <1175990111.537635.260810@y80g>, ... I don't think that there was, but I could well be wrong. Followups set.
208 Apr 2007 9:38 pm
2nd RFD: remove moderated (LAST…
The Big-8 Management Boa… says: REQUEST FOR DISCUSSION (RFD) remove This is a formal Request For Discussion (RFD) to remove the moderated newsgroup PROCEDURE: The B8MB plans to begin voting on this proposal after five days. Please offer any final discussion or comments before the end
104 Apr 2007 2:44 pm
RFD: remove moderated
Jim Riley says: REQUEST FOR DISCUSSION (RFD) remove This is a formal Request For Discussion (RFD) to remove the moderated newsgroup RATIONALE: remove The last approved message was in January 2000. NeXT sold their hardware business in 1993, and we
123 Mar 2007 7:18 pm
The Secrets of Pink, Taligent and Copland (and OpenSte…
DanielEran says: The Secrets of Pink, Taligent and Copland (and OpenStep) /36A61A87-064B-470D-8870-736DD5 9CEF48.html "NeXT's futuristic technology, developed using the millions invested by Steve Jobs and Ross Perot, was now free for anyone to use as an alternative to closed and propriet
127 Nov 2006 12:19 am
Re: Black Macbook
Jason Stevens says: In article , says... ...I wonder how long until all the models go back to black...
120 Sep 2006 11:32 pm
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