[rescue] Various

Dave McGuire mcguire at neurotica.com
Fri May 30 01:14:57 CDT 2003

On Friday, May 30, 2003, at 01:57 AM, Francisco Javier Mesa-Martinez 
>>>>    Or just throw the damned things in the trash and do our best to
>>>> forget they ever existed.
>>> Now... Tell us what you really think Dave :)
>>    My mom taught me from a very young age to be very reserved with my
>> opinions.
> She did a magnifically bad job then :), Anyhow... what do you dislike 
> so
> much about recent x86 processors?

   - you have to clock them at 2+GHz to get any performance out of them
   - they implement the x86 architecture, which sucks as much now as it 
did in 1976
   - the systems architecture that they're most commonly built into is 
       the worst I've ever seen


Dave McGuire                          "Beer is food."
St. Petersburg, FL                         -Anonymous

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