SCO News Roundup

Here’s what Tarantella, i.e. OldSCO, is up to these days.

http://www.nwfusion.com/news/2004/1103tarantella.html

They’re partnering with IBM, and focusing on Linux. My one quibble is that the author’s under the misconception that Tarantella is a spinoff of (New)SCO, which is not what really happened.

Meanwhile, on comp.unix.sco.misc

Here’s a thread where someone’s running OpenServer on a new IBM xSeries box, and is having trouble hooking up a dot matrix printer. Everything about that setup is just plain perverse. Obsolete SCO OS, expensive new IBM hardware, cheapie old Panasonic dot matrix printer.

http://groups.google.com/groups?hl=en&lr=&frame=right&th=88bfb45b037232fe&seekm= 7QKhd.10185%24dj2.456965%40news20.bellglobal.com#link1

Here’s an entirely different person

Also using OpenServer on IBM hardware, also with printer woes:

http://groups.google.com/groups?hl=en&lr=&group=comp.unix.sco.misc&selm=a6idnXxf I-CtTBrcRVn-2g%40snappydsl.net

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