Pair of Twiggys
bfranchuk at jetnet.ab.ca
Wed Mar 15 18:27:17 CDT 2017
On 3/15/2017 5:02 PM, Warner Losh via cctalk wrote:
> On Wed, Mar 15, 2017 at 4:55 PM, Toby Thain via cctalk
> <cctalk at classiccmp.org> wrote:
>> On 2017-03-15 5:17 PM, Peter Coghlan via cctalk wrote:
>>>> The whole idea of an "operating system" seems to have morphed into the
>>>> notion of a user interface.
>>>> To my way of thinking,t he various flavors of Linux are really a user
>>>> interface build on a single operating system.
>>> Has anybody else noticed that the meaning of "portable code" seems to have
>>> morphed into "can be built on two or three different flavours of Linux"?
>> 1983. All the world's a VAX.
> Running BSD
>> 1993. No sorry, all the world's a SPARC.
> Running Solaris
>> 2013. Oops, no, all the world's an x86.
> Running Linux
> I'm waiting for the rise of cell phones to make it
> 202x All the world's an ARM running Android
Raspberry Pi seems to be the TREND with embedded things.
I bring you THE PDP 8/I KIT. 1 PI with Front Panel.
And for you OLD PEOPLE you GET MEL's Computer.
No Vacuum tubes have been harmed in this FPGA replica of the
LPG-30 - Desk Optional.
well 6502 people, this is your DAY.
MOnSter Cpu ... discreet transistors.
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