[rescue] Forth

Jonathan C. Patschke jp at celestrion.net
Wed Apr 28 14:27:51 CDT 2004

On Wed, 28 Apr 2004 nimitz at ns1.nimitzbrood.com wrote:

> Here's a goofy idea - how big is a SETI client?  Couldn't you hack the
> netboot stuff to get a TCP stack and then port the SETI or some other
> distributed client to FORTH?

That's quite possible.  You're a sick man. :)

But if it could be made more generic, you'd have a way to build a neat-o
pseudo-HPC cluster for easily parallelized problems that works across
multiple platforms (SPARC, New World Mac, CHRP RS/6000) without a

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