[rescue] sparc10 cpu - what to do.

Cory Smelosky b4 at gewt.net
Mon Dec 19 10:50:38 CST 2016

Andrew Jones wrote:
> On 12/18/2016 02:03 PM, Patrick Giagnocavo wrote:
>> I don't know if i860 was overall profitable for Intel or not; that
>> would be my measure of success for the program.
>> When they got the StrongARM/Xscale deal from Digital they seemed to
>> have replaced the i860 with the ARM based chips.
> Are you sure you're not thinking of the i960? The i960 was a RISC chip
> that had a long, healthy life in embedded applications. RAID
> controllers, network control planes, etc.
> The only things I ever heard of using the i860 were Intel's own
> supercomputer product, and the most expensive NeXT graphics option.
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Found an elevator controller once with an i960 in it.

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