[UFO Chicago] Followup--UFO Meeting of 2014/01/11

Neil R. Ormos ormos at ripco.com
Mon Jan 12 10:43:06 PST 2015

A couple of follow-ups from last night's meeting:

I mentioned, but could not remember the name of, a
Linux distribution which was intended to resemble
some aspects of Apple's Mac OS/X.  Its abrupt and
not-fully-explained disappearance provoked
speculation and rumor in blogs, etc.

The name of that distribution was Pear Linux. Here
are some links:






According to another member of our group who was
not present at the meeting, Newegg carries a
USB-to-PS/2 keyboard adaptor that works with IBM
Model M keyboards, and charges about half the
price charged by one of the well-known web sites
that specializes in Model M keyboards. Here is a


Caveat emptor. YMMV.

--Neil Ormos

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