Linux Helps Bring Titanic to Life

Digital Domain uses Linux to create high-tech visual effects for the movies.
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Anonymous's picture

forever linux.

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I think, linux is still hard for home users. So they need better solutions for them.

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linux is powerful.
But I just know centos a bit, I have a lots to learn.

Computing Center capacity for Titanic Movie in 1997

Wolfgang Pietsch's picture

This article by Daryll Strauss has so much historic value because today (2008) we laugh about capacities they had in 1997. I don't laugh about the creativity and effectiveness they build up with the equipment of that time but these days you go to another ALDI-store, buy 5 Home Computers and have 5 Terabytes of disk storage available. This is the amount of disk capacity, which Daryll and his team had available to produce this All-Time-Historic-Movie "Titanic" by James Cameron with so much inspiration to computer development. And... LINUX was the major player in the business then!!! Well, what could I say more, I like it...

All the Best from Berlin, Germany - Wolfgang

(By the way, some years ago Linux Journal had a German translation of Daryll's article (mmmhhh... I did it) online. It's gone. Is it still in any of those archives...? ;)

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Medikal's picture

+1 Guys !

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fragman's picture

yep useful information.thnx

Re: Linux Helps Bring Titanic to Life

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i love tony

Does somebody know where

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Does somebody know where Tony is working, in these days.