Subject: Re: Research questions WRT SCO's complaint
From: "Benjamin J. Tilly " <ben_tilly@operamail.com>
Date: Tue, 25 Mar 2003 17:17:29 +0500

"Karsten M. Self" <kmself@ix.netcom.com> wrote:
> on Tue, Mar 25, 2003 at 06:58:08PM +1100, Ben Elliston (bje@wasabisystems.com) wrote:
> > "Karsten M. Self" <kmself@ix.netcom.com> writes:
> > 
> > > Anyone with answers to the following:
> > 
> > >   - What x86 Unices have there been?  When did they emerge?  I'm aware
> > >     of Xenix (which became SCO), Solaris X86, BSDi, FreeBSD, OpenBSD,
> > >     NetBSD, AIX/86, Dynix, and (for a broad definition of Intel
> > >     architechtures), QNX.  I'm not clear of timelines.  And any others
> > >     would be welcomed.
> > 
> > Your best bet would be to consult The Unix History Society
> > (http://www.tuhs.org/) which has a graph that shows the development
> > timelines.  It would serve as a good place to check to make sure
> > you've not forgotten any.  Your list looks pretty complete, but what
> > about 386BSD and Coherent UNIX?
> 
> Eric Raymond's FAQ on PC-based Unix systems from the early 1990s is an
> invaluable resource in this regard.

Both you and he forgot the most ironic Unix.

INTERIX.  A Softway product running on top of Windows NT
that achieved UNIX certification.

http://www.internetnews.com/dev-news/article.php/55321

Cheers,
Ben
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