Alpha CPUs, was Re: [rescue] i860 Success

Joshua Boyd jdboyd at
Wed May 5 08:19:25 CDT 2004

On Wed, May 05, 2004 at 08:48:28AM -0400, William Enestvedt wrote:

>    Which reminds me: by about the end of next week, a functioning 840AV
> with a SuperMax Thunder II card and 100-odd MB RAM is going to the dump
> in Johnston unless someone wants to pick it up. (Curt? You there? It's
> free, and my wife may well make you a batch of cookies for hauling the
> damn thing away!)

You breaking my heart here.  Sure you don't want to at least part it
out, if you don't want to ship the entire thing?

>    I have a couple of HDs in it with System 8.1 (8.6? Mebbe not...). YOu
> probably don't want the dim, fuzzy 15" display on it -- in awesome
> vintage Compaq beige with a tainbow logo stright out of the Imitate
> Apple Playbook! -- but you can take the wonderful Kensington trackball
> and full-size Apple keybord (both ADB, on a long cable).
>    Zip code 02864, in the very NE corner of Rhode Island.

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