PeeCee clones; was:PCW's 25 worst tech products
ploopster at gmail.com
Wed Jun 28 07:43:41 CDT 2006
Chuck Guzis wrote:
>> I was *all over* IBM until PS/2. "I can't put my existing boards in it?
>> Why the hell not? Who made *that* stupid decision?"
> Not only that, but MIcrochannel boards were considerably more expensive,
> and the bus was not very amenable to "prototyping" like ISA.
> I guess that after the RT flopped, IBM had to do something with their
> investment in the bus.
The RT was ISA, not MCA.
> Didn't Tandy offer a microchannel system at one time? IIRC, it also was a
> great stinking failure.
Tandy Model 5000.
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