FPGA VAX update
bfranchuk at jetnet.ab.ca
Wed Nov 2 12:44:19 CST 2005
Chuck Guzis wrote:
>On 11/2/2005 at 10:33 AM woodelf wrote:
>>I guess nobody even considers building a computer from scratch. :(
>Actually, there are some poor demented souls who do--and not from FPGAs..
I'm using a CPLD ... does that make me half demented? I am also not
building a Forth
or Risc cpu ... I want my front panel and blinky lights and octal bits.
When I was talking about scratch, I was talking about a linux box -
>Wasn't there an article a looong time ago about a fellow who built his own
>CPU from TTL parts in BYTE or Microcomputing? (It'd have to be over 20
I think there was two in byte. A four bit one and a later 32? bit one.
Sigh I miss Killobyte for hardware.
Also a TTL computer will be at the Vintage Computer Festival this year.
Anybody know how the valve computer a few years back is progressing?
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