OT-ish: Build-it stuff

Jochen Kunz jkunz at unixag-kl.fh-kl.de
Thu Jun 15 03:29:56 CDT 2006


On Wed, 14 Jun 2006 16:47:35 -0600
woodelf <bfranchuk at jetnet.ab.ca> wrote:

> Other than video games I don't know of them being used for anything.
I own SGI VME and GIO FDDI cards that use AMD 29k CPUs to do some of the
FDDI/SMT protocol work in "hardware". (The VME FDDI cards are modified
Interphase Peregrine cards.) IIRC I saw a 29k used as RIP in a laser
printer.
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tschüß,
       Jochen

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