FPUs for small computers (Was: What to download for a PDP-8)
ploopster at gmail.com
Wed Oct 17 17:05:43 CDT 2007
dwight elvey wrote:
>> Was also a pascal chip set, demoed for the S-100 bus.
>> I am guessing AMD might be the multiplier chip.I think BYTE
>> had a blurb on signed 8x8 multiplier for the 6800.
> I have a S100 board made by N* that is a math board but it
> doesn't have a FPU. It has a 2901 and some ROM chips.
> It only has the one 2901.
I actually had an idea for an arbitrary-precision floating point unit
for a bit-serial processor. Maybe I should implement.
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