[rescue] Windows 2000

Bill Bradford mrbill at mrbill.net
Thu Dec 16 12:15:05 CST 2004

On Thu, Dec 16, 2004 at 05:52:25PM +0000, Dan Williams wrote:
> I know this is a bad subject, but I was reading an article about
> windows nt and the influence dec had on it. In the article it said
> that  compaq kept development of windows 2000 up to 1999 on Alphas.
> Has anyone here seen it running on an Alpha and do you know if many
> people developed software to run on it. I knew they had NT on a lot of
> architectures but 2000 is a new one.

I've run NT4 on an Alpha personally, but never saw a final/release
version of 2K for the platform; only rumors.

I've also run NT4 on MIPS (a Magnum R4000), which was neat as MIPS was 
the platform they originally started designing NT *on*.


bill bradford
austin texas

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