Computers and heat density
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Mon Aug 14 11:28:54 CDT 2006
On 8/14/2006 at 12:00 PM Ken Seefried wrote:
>Dunno about the 6600, but it's decendent the CDC Cyber 180 did. I never
>even looked at it (the Algol 60 compiler was more interesting...I have the
>manual for that someplace), but I understand it was painful.
Did that C generate code only for 64-bit 180 mode or could it generate
60-bit code too? 64-bit wouldn't be too awful, but 60-bit would seem to be
close to impossible. "2's complement? Whuzzat?"
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