• Jim
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    Yokemate of Keyboards
    Posts: 4977 from 2009/1/28
    From: Delaware, USA

    Andreas_Wolf wrote:
    >"Heinz Wrobel [...] suggested doing AmigaOS for PowerPC new from scratch,
    > and completely off-the-shelf hardware "

    > Dave? Are you sure you and Andy weren't considering copying...our OS?

    Apart from the fact that this would've required a time machine, the suggestion was by Heinz Wrobel, not by Dave or Andy.

    Heinz Wrobel...hmmm, probably could have gotten that from the document, eh, Andreas?
    No I was merely suggesting that Dave and Andy might take the suggestion seriously.

    And yes, this would have predated MorphOS.

    Still, this story does shed some light on Dave's negative reaction to us.
    "Never attribute to malice what can more readily explained by incompetence"
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