IRIX was a operating system created by SGI (Silicon Graphics Inc) that was based off of System V Unix. In addition, this OS had additional BSD elements. It's initial release was in 1988 and was designed to on MIPS processors. IRIX machines were typically used for visual effects in the entertainment industry and in the scientific community for several years after the fall of Amiga in the early 90s.

IRIX was the OS that introduced the XFS file system, used in some Linux distributions.

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Stats/Requirements

Category: Operating System
Platform: Unix
Release: Unknown
End of Life: Unknown
RAM: Unknown
Disk Space: Unknown
Required CPU: MIPS DECStation
Type: Graphical

Downloads

Name Version Size Language Architecture Contents
SGI IRIX 4D1 3.3 [MIPS DECStation]  3.3 44.74 MB English MIPS CD-ROM ISO