[rescue] Re: [geeks] THIS. MAKES. ME. SICK.

mike dombrowski rescue at sunhelp.org
Thu Jun 14 09:15:46 CDT 2001

>>> On another note, does anyone else find it terribly funny that 
>>> old powerhouse CPU, the i860, is now used as a motherboard chip?  I 
>>> assumed that it was a case of name reuse, but I've been told 
>The new 82860 Rambus memory controller hub?  I kinda doubt it's got
>anything at all to do with the old 'Cray on a chip' i860 processor.

It's just a new chipset with same name, I too thought it was a "real" 
i860 but then did some reading. They're two different things, 
completely different.


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