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Re: What modern activity did you get up to today?

Plugged a dollar store "gaming mouse" into my main laptop, I have hammered a Verbatim cheapy to death over 3 or 4 years, and got fed up with it's glitchy buttons. It's the Dollarama "Tech 1" brand. Initial impression is that it was very light, but that's not entirely a bad thing for strain in long …

Re: Which operating systems work on i586?

I'm not playing your game. I'm tired. Go troll somewhere else, please. Or send PMs to the people you want to annoy. It's your decision. I'm not trolling at all. But you can believe that ifit makes you feel better. And I have certianly not sent any PMs to annoy anyone on vogons so so you can cut …

Re: Can it be done?! Should it be done?!

Why not ask for a pony too? Why would you want a multi-core CPU to run DOS or Windows 3.1 on? Neither type of software supports that the multiple cores, huge amounts of memory or hard drives you are proposing. Full DOS sound: so what sound card do you emulate ... will it be the SB 1.0/1.5, SB 2.0, …

Re: Which operating systems work on i586?

Oberon could run on late 20th century PCs, too.. "Native Oberon has small hardware requirements: 133 MHz Pentium, 100MB hard disk, VESA 2 graphics card with resolution minimum of 1024x768 pixels, optional 3Com network card. The basic system runs from one HD floppy disk, and more software can be …

Re: 32-Bit is dead

On a site note, MenuetOS wisely dropped 32-Bit support many, many years ago. It's now entirely made of x86-64 assembly. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/MenuetOS And it added supported for multiple cores, too. The 32-Bit Kolibri OS doesn't support that, for example. "The GPLv2-licensed KolibriOS is a …

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