Drobe :: The archives
About Drobe | Contact | RSS | Twitter | Tech docs | Downloads | BBC Micro

Reply to thread


Sorry but the features you describe are not going to make the slightest difference. Do you really thnk that developers are going to come flooding back to the platform because there is a machine fitted with UMA graphics? What is required is for RISC OS to find it's way onto newer kinds of product, where the markets are new, and sufficiently dynamic to support niche players - PDAs would be an ideal starting place - all of the WIN CE based machines are ARM based designs. We need a version of RISC OS that can be ported easily (well fairly easily) to these machines - such initiatives are the only way forward, IMHO, if we are to ensure the survival of our favourite GUI. Oh, and who has such a version of RISC OS? That's right t's Castle.

 is a RISC OS UserNeilWB on 11/05/03 4:09PM
[ Reply | Permalink | Report ]

Please login before posting a comment. Use the form on the right to do so or create a free account.

Search the archives

Today's featured article

  • Article graphics insight
    Easy when you know how
     10 comments, latest by thesnark on 21/8/04 10:59PM. Published: 18 Aug 2004

  • Random article

  • Data analysing utility enters beta tesing: Equations editted and comments wanted

     Discuss this. Published: 16 Dec 2000

  • Useful links

    News and media:

    Top developers:
    RISCOS LtdRISC OS OpenMW SoftwareR-CompAdvantage SixVirtualAcorn

    CJE MicrosAPDLCastlea4X-AmpleLiquid SiliconWebmonster


    RISCOS.org.ukRISCOS.orgRISCOS.infoFilebaseChris Why's Acorn/RISC OS collectionNetSurf

    Non-RISC OS:
    The RegisterThe InquirerApple InsiderBBC NewsSky NewsGoogle Newsxkcddiodesign

    © 1999-2009 The Drobe Team. Some rights reserved, click here for more information
    Powered by MiniDrobeCMS, based on J4U | Statistics
    "Leaking tit bits creates rumours, confusion and often mangles facts"
    Page generated in 0.0321 seconds.