notes on new power mac (was Re: clusters v SMP)

James Cownie jcownie at
Wed Jan 30 09:17:01 PST 2002

> so basically, if you want near-commodity 64b pointers, you're
> screwed.  at least if/until AMD does their hammer series...

Sun would probably disagree. 

A SunBlade 100 workstation with a 500MHz UltraSPARC-IIe, 128MB and a
20GB disk and lists at $950.

I'm sure it'll run Linux, though (of course) it comes with Solaris

-- Jim 

James Cownie	<jcownie at>
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