IRIX® Interactive Desktop Integration Guide

Document Number: 007-2006-130


Written by Beth Fryer, Jed Hartman, Ken Jones, and Pete Sullivan

Updated by Max Anderson

Updated by Julie Boney

Illustrated by Beth Fryer and Seth Katz

Production by Karen Jacobson

Engineering contributions by Bob Blean, Susan Dahlberg, Susan Ellis, John Krystynak, Chandra Pisupati, Jack Repenning, CJ Smith, Dave Story, Steve Strasnick, Rebecca Underwood, Steve Yohanan, and Betsy Zeller.


Cover Design By Sarah Bolles, Sarah Bolles Design, and Dany Galgani, SGI Technical Publications.


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Record of Revision

Revision 130November 2001 
Revision to support IRIX version 6.5.14