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April 12, 2009

everything1?

srikanth @ 9:00 pm, GMT +0000 ( 1239570022 ) Play

What connects?

  1. 7d759862c60ec8a00171c641af9e6b70
  2. c0e160fb4231ebb035301fe955516d32
  3. 87942a20468f6f9555526f174d37ccb5

Cracked by alephnull , Raghuvansh , foobar , Ananth , udupendra , sidsenĀ and shenoyvarun86.

Answer:

  1. The X-Window System
  2. Hesiod, the name service
  3. Kerberos, the authentication system

All offshoots of MIT’s still-alive Project Athena.


16 Responses to “everything1?”

  1. alephnull

    Project Athena, which inter alia spawned Kerberos and Hesiod.


  2. Raghuvansh
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    X Window System, Hesiod and Kerberos are all offshoots of Project Athena.


  3. darthshak

    Sidux releases? Those things are named after characters from Greek Myth.


  4. foobar

    Project Athena – joint project between MIT, DEC and IBM for campus wide distributed computing. Following were the creations because of the Athena project:

    (1)X window system.
    (2)Hesiod – name serice.
    (3)Kerberos (also known as cerberus in Greek Mythology). Its an authentication protocol.


  5. krik

    The X Window System (commonly X or X11) and was initially developed as part of “Project Athena” AND WORK WITH Apple’s Mac OS X v10.3 (Panther) and Mac OS X v10.4 (Tiger) includes X11.app, based on XFree86 4.3 and X11R6.6, with better Mac OS X integration, on Mac OS X v10.5 (Leopard) Apple


  6. Vaishnavi

    Xorg and Graphics drivers (Hercules etc.)


  7. Ananth
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    MIT i think.
    X server, Kerberos all originated from there. Offshoots of the Project Athena.


  8. shrik
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    1. The X.org Foundation who oversee the X Window System
    2. Hesiod
    3. Kerberos

    All these originated out of MIT.


  9. arag0rn

    X window system


  10. Rahul
    1

    The X-prize?


  11. Dibyo
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    Can only ID cerberus on the pottery….


  12. Ps

    Grasping at straws here..

    X.org, X Windows systems and Project Athena and Kerberos (network authentication protocol).


  13. udupendra
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    Project Athena


  14. sidsen
    2

    project athena


  15. Project Athena???


  16. Ps

    Damm i knew i should have looked for hesiod..

    Stupid wiki! Well but i guess good!


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