From: Rurish (rurish_at_mac.com)
Date: Fri Jul 15 2005 - 07:55:41 PDT
True but back then the closest thing consumers got to professional
video editing and sophisticated graphics was the Quadra 700.
At 30MIPS I dont think the indigo is going to outperform your newton.
Still - the old systems are amazingly cool to play with...
On Jul 15, 2005, at 8:47 AM, mkow1234_at_aol.com wrote:
> Darn! Wish I could get one of those SGI machines!
> From what I understand, the SGI "Indy" is/was the Unix-based box of
> choice for developing sophisticated graphics and video. Once
> favored in Hollywood, many of these machines are now being utilized
> by movie production houses outside of the US. Probably take me a
> year and a day to figure out how to boot the darn thing up....
> Matt K.
> Detroit, Michigan, USA
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