[rescue] i860 Success

Peter Wargo pwargo at basenji.com
Mon May 3 00:30:30 CDT 2004

On May 2, 2004, at 11:13 PM, Francisco Javier Mesa-Martinez wrote:

> Actually EV7 is not such a hot design, I would not call it late '80's
> though. It was a neat architecture, but it just has not benefited from 
> any
> process technology updates in ages.

Your point would be??

Yanno, I'm beginning to agree with McGuire, and that disturbs me... Why 
is it that something has to be designed within the past month to be any 
good?  The AXP design is *still* way ahead of any of the total crap 
that Intel is producing.

Newer does not always mean better.  Luckily, most people seem to think 
that *is* the case, allowing me to get some fantastic kit at unreal 
prices. :-)


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