VAXen RULE! (WAS Microkernels)
ajp166 at bellatlantic.net
Mon Aug 7 16:07:45 CDT 2006
>Subject: Re: VAXen RULE! (WAS Microkernels)
> From: Sridhar Ayengar <ploopster at gmail.com>
> Date: Mon, 07 Aug 2006 12:40:34 -0400
> To: General Discussion: On-Topic and Off-Topic Posts <cctalk at classiccmp.org>
>Scott Quinn wrote:
>> On the positive side, what is the most perfect computer architecture + implementation people have come across here?
>> Tell us why, especially if it's something like PERQ or Acorn RISC/pc that is not common outside of a limited geographic area.
>I really dig z/Arch. Extreme CISCy goodness. MMMmmmMMMmmmMMM.
>Extreme pleasure in writing assembler.
Vax is good but PDP-11 is it's foundation and of the 16bitters it's a very
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