[rescue] Cheapest Cray?
mcguire at neurotica.com
Mon Apr 26 13:26:53 CDT 2004
On Apr 26, 2004, at 2:22 PM, Andrew Weiss wrote:
>> You'd be able to use the chassis, and that's about it. The way
>> YMP talked to everything was via a high-speed parallel interconnect
>> the "IOS", which is another computer which handled I/O processing.
>> Larger configurations had several of these.
> Would there be a way to get a chassis with some of the parts and then
> possibly replicate the missing ones as a reverse-engineering project?
That's something that I'd never even try (and it's a big deal for me
to say that). Even ignoring all the custom chips.
Dave McGuire "PC users only know two 'solutions'...
Cape Coral, FL reboot and upgrade." -Jonathan Patschke
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