*nix on "classic" systems

davis davis at saw.net
Sat Apr 14 03:27:16 CDT 2007


Lyle Bickley wrote:

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>Page 261 - "Apple, not Xerox, brought the concept of windows, icons, a mouse, 
>and pull-down menus (the WIMP interface) to a mass market..."
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>Regards,
>Lyle
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The qualifying portion of that sentence is "mass market". WIMP existed 
years before apple saw the inside of that garage.
It's the same as stating Henry Ford invented the automobile. ( bad car 
analogy)
Jim.



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