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The cult's newest convert

My old Sony VAIO PCG-XG9 Linux laptop, which has served me well for three years now, has been falling apart... literally. The plastic casing is cracked and split in numerous places, and I can almost open the laptop up without undoing any screws now. I've used that laptop for so many hours that the paint is worn off where my wrists rest, and I've even replaced the keyboard once already. It needed replacing.

For a number of months now, I've also been seduced towards the fruity side of the computer industry. I've been watching Apple's MacOS X rise to maturity with the allure of unix underpinnings and stability, with the hardware and software availability of a major desktop.

So I did the logical thing and gave in. I am now the owner of a new 1GHz Titanium PowerBook G4. Yay! I've been lusting after these laptops for months now anyways. It's all good.

Only problem is, now I have to go and help the TCL/Tk folks get Tk working better on MacOS X. It's quite pathologically broken.


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Nov. 27th, 2002 01:11 pm (UTC)
Welcome to the world of the Ti-Book wielding foxes!
Nov. 27th, 2002 01:22 pm (UTC)
Re: Welcome!
You mean there isnt a world of Ti-book wielding batbats?
Nov. 27th, 2002 01:28 pm (UTC)
Re: Welcome!
Eep! An unbeliever *^_^* You mean you don't believe us foxes have our paws in everything? *^_-*


Anyways, welcome amongst the mac-lovers, Revar.
Nov. 27th, 2002 01:34 pm (UTC)
Sounds DREAMY.


If the spousal unit gets an offshore job, he is getting an Apple laptop with DVD player.
Nov. 27th, 2002 04:09 pm (UTC)
Love the new user icon! So cute!
Nov. 27th, 2002 05:18 pm (UTC)
oNe Of Us! OnE oF uS! oNe Of Us! OnE oF uS! oNe Of Us! OnE oF uS!
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