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Why does the thought of Castle becoming a Windows Re-seller feel as bad as when ROL did it ? The only marginal (and I mean *marginal*) advantage to Castle doing it is that some of that revenue might help support *real* modern ARM based RISC OS hardware (something that ROL's solid support of Microsoft Windows and emulation does not).

As to Castle *actually* doing it there is no *practical* reason why they couldn't, the nVidia drivers built into RO5 would probably map down well onto a similarly equipped PC and the HAL might (marginally) make it easier to port to VA. Also the Iyonix hardware is *more like* a PC than an emulated RISC PC is (an RO5 based VA might perform better). That having been said it doesn't much matter *who* supplies the nails that are hammered into RISC OS's coffin does it ?

Kind Regards

Annraoi

 is a RISC OS UserAMS on 15/7/04 1:44PM
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