[FoRK] Raspberry Pi + Qt5 + OpenGL = awesome

Wayne Baisley baisley at alumni.rice.edu
Thu Apr 11 19:15:44 PDT 2013


> That's a great instruction. I will implement it in microcode using the
> 
> HALT AND CATCH FIRE
> 
> hardware-encoded instruction.

Exactly what I was thinking of.  We've been married too long.

Way back in the previous millennium I wanted to implement HACF in the PDP-11/60's Writable Control Store.  Never got the opportunity.  I s'pose it could be done in an emulator, but who wants to watch a virtual machine burn?

Cheers,
Wayne


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