IRIX software news

It may be unexpected but it is really welcomed: there are still emerging new or updated programs for the SGI IRIX (development of the IRIX was cancelled in 2006).

Firefox 3.0.19 on IRIX

The first thing to mention is an optimized build by diegel from forums.nekochan.net. It does not look like a big progress but it runs noticeably faster on certain SGI boxes (including my O2).

eBay

The second thing is even more interesting: it’s a bidding tool for the eBay. It’s writen in Motif and it is IRIX-only. That’s pretty interesting.

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IRIX software news

4 thoughts on “IRIX software news

  1. Chris says:

    Hi, I was wondering if you could provide a link to the SGI cube logo you used on your firefox? I would like to do the same on mine. Thanks!

  2. Chris says:

    Looks like forums.nekochan.net is back online and I was able to search for it. Thank you for pointing into the right direction!

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