[rescue] Perverse Question
Jonathan C. Patschke
jp at celestrion.net
Sun Jun 15 02:58:53 CDT 2003
On Sat, 14 Jun 2003, Patrick Giagnocavo +1.717.201.3366 wrote:
> I would like to ask you, since you study computer architecture, why
> not take a bunch of R3k's, bump up the MHz and put them on a 2 or 3
> million transistor die and have an instant SMP box?
I don't believe R3k is SMP-capable. You'd have to add a lot of glue
logic to make that work. I don't understand the affection for R3k,
other than its beautiful simplicity. Personally, I like R4k better, but
only because I like 64-bit integers.
Jonathan Patschke ) "Leave your lawsuits at home. I have guns."
Elgin, TX ( --"Kountry" Mike Lundgren
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