Apple LaserWriter - was Re: Accelerator boards - no future? Bad business?

Fred Cisin cisin at
Fri Apr 22 16:24:19 CDT 2016

On Fri, 22 Apr 2016, Toby Thain wrote:
> Yes, it had RS232 serial (and AppleTalk), like all the early PostScript 
> devices.
> It wasn't _that_ fast, though: 12 MHz 68K running an interpreted language

it would certainly not be fast by any recent standards, and I had always 
assumed that the speed differential was pretty minor.

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