[rescue] x86 vs. SPARC BIOSes

Sridhar Ayengar ploopster at gmail.com
Tue May 13 19:07:21 CDT 2008

Carl R. Friend wrote:
>    On Tue, 13 May 2008, Jonathan Katz wrote:
>> "Mainframe power in the size of a pizza box!" I remember that ad campaign
>> from when i was a little kid... Was never 100% sure what DG box was being
>> referenced in the ad, though. Anyone remember?
>    That was one of the later Motorola quad-88k AViiON machines.  I,too,
> forget the exact model number.  I had one of the printed pizza-box
> marketing promos for a while until a plumbing leak in the basement
> did it in.

I've been looking for one of the 88k-based AViiONs for quote a while.

Peace...  Sridhar

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