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Fred Cisin cisin at xenosoft.com
Thu Oct 7 13:57:01 CDT 2010


> >> 20 years ago, SGI.
> >> There probably were others, but SGI "defined" that market.

On Thu, 7 Oct 2010, Dan Roganti wrote:
> Which market are you referring to ? You actually think SGI started it all -
> gimme a break !
> Because Singer-Link already had graphics using projection monitors with
> resolutions upto 1000x1000 for their military simulators as far back as 1980
> - raster not vector. It didn't that many colors yet, about 64,  but still.
> We designed many of the computing systems for their simulators while at SEL
> - even Rediffusion.

Sarcasm and/or ridiculing words such as "defined" is oft wasted on this
group!
Why do you s'pose I put "defined" in quotes?

SGI may have been the best-known,
but surely nobody would think that they were "first"!


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Grumpy Ol' Fred     		cisin at xenosoft.com



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