[rescue] sparc10 cpu - what to do.

Lionel Peterson lionel4287 at gmail.com
Sun Dec 18 21:57:15 CST 2016

I remember for years folks were snapping up odd circuit boards at
computerfests when they found the boards had i860 chips onboard.

Do they still do that?


> On Dec 18, 2016, at 1:48 PM, Dave McGuire <mcguire at neurotica.com> wrote:
>  i860 wasn't a failure at all.  It just didn't displace x86, but was
> that actually its intention? (that seems to be the measure of success or
> failure for most people)  i860s were used in lots and lots of high-end
> embedded applications, from high-speed printers to very high-end
> graphics subsystems.

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