Linux Commercial HOWTO: X Windows Related Products

Description:

Commercial grade X display server with workstation-class features like multiple visuals, overlays, and gamma correction for FreeBSD, and Linux. The AcceleratedX server drives the most popular graphics hardware, including the latest cards from ATI, Diamond, Matrox, NeoMagic, Number 9, and S3. In all, more than 490 different cards are supported.

Distribution media:

CD-ROM.

Licensing policy:

Per CPU.

OS provisions:

No known problems with any Linux distribution.

Documentation:

A 100 page perfect bound manual is included.

Product support:

Unlimited support in included.

Available since:

1994.

Countries with distribution:

World wide.

Price range:

Contact your local reseller, or Xi Graphics.

Vendor:

Xi Graphics


1801 Broadway, Suite 1710
Denver, CO 80202
U.S.A.

Phone:

+1 303 298 7478

Fax:

+1 303 298 1406

EMail:

sales@xig.com

URL:

http://www.xig.com

Contact:

Kyle Fink

Last modified:

August 14, 1997.

18.2 BXwidgets

Description:

BXwidgets is a supplementary widget set to develop especially commercial Motif applications. It includes special widgets for tabulars, masks, formatted input field and the full support for a complete help system. All has Motif look and feel and is platform independent.

Distribution media:

3.5″ diskettes.

Licensing policy:

Source code licence.

OS provisions:

Any kernel, X11R5 or X11R6, Motif 1.1 or Motif 1.2.

Documentation:

About 250 pages of documenation with examples. Several demo programs.

Product support:

Support and update service is available (DM 1200; approximately US$750)

Available since:

1992.

Countries with distribution:

Germany, UK and USA.

Price range:

DM 1600 (approximately US$1000) for a full source code licence.

Vendor:

BREDEX GmbH


Fallersleber-Tor-Wall 23
D-38100 Braunschweig
Germany

Phone:

+49 531 24 33 0 0

Fax:

+49 531 24 33 0 99

EMail:

info@bredex.de

URL:

http://www.bredex.de

Last modified:

March 17, 1997.

18.3 BXwidgets/DB

Description:

BXwidgets/DB is a supplementary widget set to access relational databases. Data can be automatically queried form the database, displayed in various forms, changed and stored in the database. All applications built with BXwidgets/DB are database independent. The database access is performed by transaction-servers. Transaction-Server and database may reside on other hotsts in the network.

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Distribution media:

CD-ROM.

Licensing policy:

Per OS license, no run-time restrictions. Evaluation license available.

OS provisions:

X11R5 and Motif 1.2 must be installed.

Documentation:

Printed manual in English.

Product support:

Support and update service is available.

Available since:

1996.

Price range:

DM 4900 (approximately US$2900).

Vendor:

BREDEX GmbH


Fallersleber-Tor-Wall 23
D-38100 Braunschweig
Germany

Phone:

+49 531 24 33 0 0

Fax:

+49 531 24 33 0 99

EMail:

info@bredex.de

URL:

http://www.bredex.de

Last modified:

March 17, 1997.

18.4 Laptop, Accelerated-X Display Server

Description:

Commercial grade X display server with workstation-class features like multiple visuals, overlays, and gamma correction for FreeBSD and Linux. The AcceleratedX server drives the most popular laptop hardware, including the latest cards from Dell, IBM, Toshiba, and Neo Magic.

Distribution media:

CD-ROM.

Licensing policy:

Per CPU.

OS provisions:

No known problems with any Linux distribution.

Documentation:

A 100 page perfect bound manual is included.

Product support:

Unlimited support in included.

Available since:

1994.

Countries with distribution:

World wide.

Price range:

Contact your local reseller, or Xi Graphics.

Vendor:

Xi Graphics


1801 Broadway, Suite 1710
Denver, CO 80202
U.S.A.

Phone:

+1 303 298 7478

Fax:

+1 303 298 1406

EMail:

sales@xig.com

URL:

http://www.xig.com

Contact:

Kyle Fink

Last modified:

August 14, 1997.

18.5 MaXimum cde Developer’s Edition v1.0

Description:

A complete networked desktop that enables administrators to integrate industry-standard PCs into existing Unix networks with better internationalization and the same functionality as more expensive workstations. Also includes developer’s tools.

Distribution media:

CD-ROM.

Licensing policy:

Per CPU.

OS provisions:

No known problems with any Linux distribution.

Documentation:

A 100 page perfect bound manual the Accelerated-X server and a 300 page perfect bound manual for CDE is included.

Product support:

Unlimited support in included.

Available since:

1997.

Countries with distribution:

World wide.

Price range:

Contact your local reseller, or Xi Graphics.

Vendor:

Xi Graphics


1801 Broadway, Suite 1710
Denver, CO 80202
U.S.A.

Phone:

+1 303 298 7478

Fax:

+1 303 298 1406

EMail:

sales@xig.com

URL:

http://www.xig.com

Contact:

Kyle Fink

Last modified:

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18.6 Multi-headed, Accelerated-X Display Server

Description:

Commercial grade X display server with workstation-class features like multiple visuals, overlays, and gamma correction for FreeBSD and Linux. The AcceleratedX server drives the most popular graphics hardware, including the latest cards from Colorgraphics, STB, and Matrox. In all, more than 10 different cards are supported.

Distribution media:

CD-ROM.

Licensing policy:

Per CPU.

OS provisions:

No known problems with any Linux distribution.

Documentation:

A 100 page perfect bound manual is included.

Product support:

Installation support in included.

Available since:

1994.

Countries with distribution:

World wide.

Price range:

Contact your local reseller, or Xi Graphics.

Vendor:

Xi Graphics


1801 Broadway, Suite 1710
Denver, CO 80202
U.S.A.

Phone:

+1 303 298 7478

Fax:

+1 303 298 1406

EMail:

sales@xig.com

URL:

http://www.xig.com

Contact:

Kyle Fink

Last modified:

August 14, 1997.

18.7 OpenGL, Accelerated-X Display Server

Description:

Commercial grade X display server with workstation-class features like multiple visuals, overlays, and gamma correction for FreeBSD and Linux. The AcceleratedX server drives the most popular graphics hardware, including the latest cards from ATI, Diamond, Matrox, NeoMagic, Number 9, and S3. The lastest version of OpenGL from Silicon Graphics Inc. In all, more than 450 different cards are supported.

Distribution media:

CD-ROM.

Licensing policy:

Per CPU.

OS provisions:

No known problems with any Linux distribution.

Documentation:

A 100 page perfect bound manual is included.

Product support:

Installation support in included.

Available since:

1994.

Countries with distribution:

World wide.

Price range:

Contact your local reseller, or Xi Graphics.

Vendor:

Xi Graphics


1801 Broadway, Suite 1710
Denver, CO 80202
U.S.A.

Phone:

+1 303 298 7478

Fax:

+1 303 298 1406

EMail:

sales@xig.com

URL:

http://www.xig.com

Contact:

Kyle Fink

Last modified:

August 14, 1997.

18.8 OSF-Certified Motif

Description:

A complete OSF-Certified Motif runtime and development environment.

Distribution media:

CD-ROM.

Licensing policy:

Per CPU.

OS provisions:

No known problems with any Linux distribution.

Documentation:

Release note that include references to well-written commerical reference manuals.

Product support:

Installation support in included.

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Available since:

1995.

Countries with distribution:

World wide.

Price range:

Contact your local reseller, or Xi Graphics.

Vendor:

Xi Graphics


1801 Broadway, Suite 1710
Denver, CO 80202
U.S.A.

Phone:

+1 303 298 7478

Fax:

+1 303 298 1406

EMail:

sales@xig.com

URL:

http://www.xig.com

Contact:

Kyle Fink

Last modified:

August 14, 1997.

18.9 Red Hat Motif

Description:

Red Hat Motif is the full OSF/Motif development system. Red Hat Motif will turn your Linux PC into a Motif development workstation. This product is available for Intel, Alpha and SPARC platforms. For developers, Motif 2.0.1 makes creation of software applications and custom widgets simple. The many toolkit enhancements, new widgets, and UIL improvements provide uncomplicated application portability across a variety of platforms. For end users, Red Hat Motif 2.0.1 improves their interface performance. The virtual screen support unclutters their workspace by providing alternate locations for chosen windows, while providing greater consistency with PC environments.

Distribution media:

CD-ROM.

Licensing policy:

Single user license.

OS provisions:

Red Hat’s Motif for Linux is compatible with all major Linux distributions, including Red Hat, Slackware, Debian, Caldera and others. Compatible with ELF: libc 5.0.9, 5.2.18+, xpm 3.4f, XFree86 3.1x+, 8 MB RAM, 15 MB hard disk space, CD-ROM drive.

Documentation:

Red Hat Motif 2.0.1 comes with a 120 page manual and online documentation.

Product support:

EMail installation support provided for thirty days after registering the product. Motif users can access FAQs at our web site.

Available since:

December, 1995.

Countries with distribution:

World wide. For specific locations, see our web site.

Price range:

US$149.

Vendor:

Red Hat Software, Inc.


4201 Research Commons, Suite 100
79 TW Alexander Drive, P.O. Box 13588
Research Triangle Park, NC 27709
U.S.A.

Phone:

+1 888 REDHAT 1, +1 919 547 0012

Fax:

+1 919 547 0024

EMail:

sales@redhat.com

URL:

http://www.redhat.com

Last modified:

September 9, 1997.