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  • Started 5 years ago by Dcw329
  • Latest reply from jmr
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Dcw329
Posts: 216

cool link bob... only one problem... you need to weed threw it and give us the cool stuff... thats the point of the thread.. anyone can google it...

Posted 5 years ago
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raphoenix
raphoenix
Posts: 14920

@ScottW & BOB,

Now the "Way back Machine" is really cranking !!!!
LOVE the "8 inch" Floppy.
Both you Guys are "Spot On" and ACCURATE !!!!
Remember it all .........
Maybe the "Junk Room" should replace the "My Build" Topic ???? (LOL) (LOL) (LOL)
Guess we need to get back on his Topic if (Dcw329) wants us to ??

Kindest Regards,
Rick P. ♥ :)

Posted 5 years ago
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jd2066
jd2066
Posts: 3814

> And Zenith I think it was had achieved a GUI first, that Apple later "pirated".
It was Xerox that did the GUI and other things like the mouse first, see http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Xerox_PARC

Posted 5 years ago
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raphoenix
raphoenix
Posts: 14920

@jd2066,

Now that's putting some "meat" on the bones.

The machine has got to go a bit further back to the "60s" and then I'll have to "default" out. (LOL) (LOL) (LOL)

Kindest Regards,
Rick P. ♥ :)

Posted 5 years ago
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jack7h3r1pp3r
jack7h3r1pp3r
Posts: 2815

oh boy did this one get off topic fast lool :D

but back to the cmd:

sudo apt-get install {app here}

exit

Posted 5 years ago
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BobJam
BobJam
Posts: 1052

So that this thing doesn't get hijacked any more than it already has, I've started a seperate thread in the Off-Topic forum titled "Way back machine . . . or 'way back machines' " at http://www.howtogeek.com/forum.....post-48428 .

Posted 5 years ago
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jmr
Posts: 1

The Star Wars thing is actually 'telnet' enter 'o' enter 'towel.blinkenlights.nl' enter.

Posted 3 years ago
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