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What's Mac got that Windows 98 ain't got? (Original Post) struggle4progress Apr 2011 OP
Mac software? sellitman Apr 2011 #1
Cheese? I never heard of Windows 98 and Cheese struggle4progress May 2011 #2
tastes lousy. Also too much of it and you end up on a blue screen of death ChairmanAgnostic Dec 2011 #8
Reliability ccinamon May 2011 #3
A real operating system? RoccoR5955 Dec 2011 #4
Amen! LOL! n/t Mimosa Dec 2011 #6
products that work.... erinlough Dec 2011 #5
A pulse. HopeHoops Dec 2011 #7
What's a new Mercedes S-Class got that a Ford Pinto ain't got? DissedByBush Dec 2011 #9


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4. A real operating system?
Tue Dec 6, 2011, 06:06 PM
Dec 2011

That doesn't need to be restarted every couple of hours, because it can't handle the threads/processes.



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9. What's a new Mercedes S-Class got that a Ford Pinto ain't got?
Sun Dec 11, 2011, 11:22 AM
Dec 2011

It's kind of like that question.

I'm even fairly new to Macs, not a long-time fan. For years I've been a professional Windows developer, and have admined hundreds of Windows servers in an enterprise environment.

Of course the question has a time factor to it. At the time of Windows 98 it had some technological advances that MacOS of the time didn't have, like preemptive multitasking and protected memory.

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