Cray machines on ebay was Re: [rescue] IBM RS/6000 9076 [...]

Jonathan C. Patschke jp at
Fri Apr 30 15:00:41 CDT 2004

On Fri, 30 Apr 2004, Dave McGuire wrote:

>    I'd like to know exactly what they're talking about here.  The
> *boards* are there...and on my EL machines, the RAM chips are soldered
> in place, and the "CPU" is about twelve very large chips.  WTF??

That's probably the problem.  There are no "processors" or "SIMMs",
just a bunch of "chips".

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