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What was that prior application that caused Microvitec to design the monitor the way they did? Not sure if there needs to be any. Professional monitors always have been made with metal housing - back then and today. Also, there were no mass production consumer models, so literally nothing else available, at least really early on. For anyone trying to get ...


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I am fairly sure that Weinberg is referring to the US World Wide Military Command and Control System that was developed during the 1960s. When studying project management at uni many years ago WWMCCS was considered a classic of how software projects run over time, and the best example of how the urge to adjust good or bad news within periodic reports leads ...


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The published version of the introductory paper says that Magic is written in C under the Berkeley 4.2 Unix operating system for VAX processors and Sun workstations. The current VAX implementation works only with AED color displays with special Berkeley microcode extensions. A Sun workstation back then would have been at best a 68010-based Sun-2. The VAX ...


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