Re: WWDTM for today round one

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From: Tony Finch (
Date: Sun Oct 22 2000 - 06:22:34 PDT

Eugene Leitl <> wrote:
>IBM Power4 ain't gonna go nowhere, because it's a monster. You sure
>many consumers afford a CPU which costs 2 k$? Multichip-module alone
>is a knockout factor. You can never push multichip module huge die new
>architecture upon the market and expect to succeed.

They're going to put the monster chip into their monster machines,
rather than market it directly against other CPUs.

>T9000 kept being delayed and delayed, the performance specs got lower
>and lower, and finally it died. RIP.

I was there at the time...


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