How CPU's work (was Re: Hi, I'm new...)

Segin segin2005 at
Sun Aug 6 13:52:08 CDT 2006

Dave McGuire wrote:
>   The "already invented for mainframes" thing has big examples in the
> minicomputer world as well.  All this hoopla about SANs these days...we
> had that on our VAXen in, what, 1980?  This is nothing new!
It should be worth noting that HP was still cranking out brand-new VAXen 
until about May of 2005, although it was all special-order, and most of 
them were hand-assembled.

The real problem with C++ for kernel modules is: the language just sucks.
	-- Linus Torvalds

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