[rescue] Re: [geeks] THIS. MAKES. ME. SICK.
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Wed Jun 13 13:35:14 CDT 2001
On June 13, Joshua D. Boyd wrote:
> So, anyway. Why hasn't anyone ever made a low cost vector machine. Say
> one that could be sold for under $5k?
Though, nice as it is, it's hardly in the same league. Vectors are
WAY too short to be useful in a supercomputer context.
> We just need a few people with some money to design a chip that works
> decently with only a 33mhz frontside bus, yet manages to perform at least
> as fast a P2, and would be safe to put in SMP. I wonder how hard it is to
> design CPUs...
Eventually, I plan to do exactly that.
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