Billy Pettit real disappointment

Tony Duell ard at p850ug1.demon.co.uk
Thu Jun 28 17:51:52 CDT 2007


> core typically found in systems of the time. I bet there can't be many 
> machines around which had rotating store as the primary memory.

Depends on what you meand by 'around'. If you mean 'surviving now', then 
you're probably right, but there were certainly machines with, say, a 
drum store as main memory. 

<Cue the story of 'Mel the real programmer' :-)>

-tony



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