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Avatar Movie Made Possible With Linux

[ Thanks to Mark Rais for this link.
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“As Avatar continues its climb among the top rated and
top grossing movies, I enjoy reading reviews in articles and news
stories about the complex CGI and how impressive the graphics.

“But then I realize the significant absence of credit for the
underlying operating system that made these extreme and complex
computer generated graphics possible.

“”Where are the accolades for Linux?

“”A review of the company that made the Linux computer graphics
happen, known as WETA Digital (Wellington, New Zealand , a Peter
Jackson spin off company), is notoriously absent from the
articles.”

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