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Realname: Mark Syder
About me:RISC OS user for over 10 years. Founder of the RISC OS webdesigners group, although I now use MAC OS X for web design. Sad but true, as a Unix guru of many years standing, I use vi for web design.
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On Prototype Acorn Unix-powered A680 lands on eBay:

I'm curious as to why anyone would want this now. What software will run on it? Or is it merely a toy for RISC OS fans who also happen to be unix geeks (like me!)?

 is a RISC OS Usercables on 18/8/09 12:02PM
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On Drobe Awards 2008: The results:

I'm surprised that VRPC for Mac didn't win best commercial product. Perhaps there aren't enough of us using it. Not that I can have any complaint about Artworks and Techwriter - two programs I use a lot.

 is a RISC OS Usercables on 2/1/09 5:11PM
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On Using ROL's 4.02 ROM image in Linux RPCEmu:


Don't keep us in suspense! I'm getting a Linux Asus eee PC for Christmas and would like to run RPCemu on it. Did you manage to get it to work?

 is a RISC OS Usercables on 17/12/08 8:14AM
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On Who would want an A9home PDA?:

In reply to rjek:

It's certainly true that using a screen keyboard is more tiring than using a conventional one, but that wouldn't bother me: my use of a PDA for word processing is almost exclusively short bursts of writing during my dinner hour at work.

 is a RISC OS Usercables on 28/4/08 2:09PM
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On Who would want an A9home PDA?:

In reply to rjek:

I don't have a plug-in keyboard for my Palm PDA: it has a small display of a keyboard that I can tap with a stylus. It works surprisingly well, and I would like to see a similar setup on a RISC OS version.

 is a RISC OS Usercables on 28/4/08 9:23AM
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