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by Y888099
Thu Jun 22, 2017 12:34 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous Operating Systems/Hardware
Topic: A Guide on Your Options for non-x86 Computers (2017)
Replies: 116
Views: 3239

Re: A Guide on Your Options for non-x86 Computers (2017)

having enough VRAM to render eh, 1GB, here I am limited to 32MByte of VRAM, to be shared along four MDA chips, since each one needs to drive a VGA channel. Four VGA channels handled by the same video board, but I want to allocated 8Mbyte per channel. Luckily, from the point of view of the kernel, I...
by Y888099
Thu Jun 22, 2017 12:24 pm
Forum: HP/DEC/Compaq
Topic: Putting the C8000 to good use?
Replies: 48
Views: 3170

Re: Putting the C8000 to good use?

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This was done by gEDA on C8K with linux/HPPA :D :D :D
by Y888099
Mon Jun 19, 2017 9:08 am
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: Your Most Unbreakable Records in Sports History
Replies: 6
Views: 144

Your Most Unbreakable Records in Sports History

so, I have two neighbor-girls. The one on the next door is an artist who aims to paint skulls, bones, and snakes. The one at the end of the street, in front of me, is a fitness-top-model who aims to have her face on covers. None of them is famous yet, as well as I haven't yet obtained a date with no...
by Y888099
Mon Jun 19, 2017 5:14 am
Forum: Miscellaneous Operating Systems/Hardware
Topic: A Guide on Your Options for non-x86 Computers (2017)
Replies: 116
Views: 3239

Re: A Guide on Your Options for non-x86 Computers (2017)

MacBook Air Sold mine faster than a fsck since it was very annoying, especially the dead-battery and the power-cord sucked a lot as I had to repair it three times. It's definitively the last laptop I want to buy from Apple. But, I want to reverse an old PowerBookG3, replacing the motherboard with a...
by Y888099
Mon Jun 19, 2017 4:45 am
Forum: Hardware For Sale/Trade
Topic: FS: Boxed Indy R5K
Replies: 15
Views: 618

Re: FS: Boxed Indy R5K

Bay Area, California Oh, California, oh, the Bay(watch?) Area. In my head I am already thinking at some lifeguards blonde girls. Marisha Ray has been catch there in a few pictures, performing the cosplay action figure of someone in red swimsuit, maybe a lifeguard from Baywatch 2017, the new movie. ...
by Y888099
Sun Jun 18, 2017 12:37 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous Operating Systems/Hardware
Topic: A Guide on Your Options for non-x86 Computers (2017)
Replies: 116
Views: 3239

Re: A Guide on Your Options for non-x86 Computers (2017)

IAMNOTDEFECTIVE wrote:modern GPU


Exactly what do you need? And for which application?

Dodoid wrote:Pinebook


Yup, at least it's an interesting mobile X11-terminal :D
by Y888099
Fri Jun 16, 2017 2:01 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous Operating Systems/Hardware
Topic: A Guide on Your Options for non-x86 Computers (2017)
Replies: 116
Views: 3239

Re: A Guide on Your Options for non-x86 Computers (2017)

Sure, Linux is NOT good for workstation-purposes, especially on RISC-machines. btw, going to download the last toolchain from Lattice, and ... Diamond v3.9, Download available for ⋅ Windows/32bit ⋅ Windows/64bit ⋅ Linux-x86/32bit ⋅ Linux-x86/64bit PeeeCeee, as...
by Y888099
Fri Jun 16, 2017 7:06 am
Forum: Miscellaneous Operating Systems/Hardware
Topic: A Guide on Your Options for non-x86 Computers (2017)
Replies: 116
Views: 3239

Re: A Guide on Your Options for non-x86 Computers (2017)

Now we have intel i9
still super-expensive but
-1- they will make i7 cheap
-2- they give more power under finger-tips

Happy Face :D :D :D
by Y888099
Thu Jun 15, 2017 12:29 pm
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: The unfortunate reality of being at the mercy of clouds
Replies: 12
Views: 355

Re: The unfortunate reality of being at the mercy of clouds

Including mbed :roll:

Who on the planet can accept to put his/her personal sources on a remote toolchain builder?
They say, as 'bonus', the toolchain is always updated so you don't need to waste your time with it.
by Y888099
Thu Jun 15, 2017 3:39 am
Forum: SGI: Hardware
Topic: Octane 2 Hardware schematics and assembly drawings sought I a Searching for Octane2 Hardware schematicsandassembly dra
Replies: 14
Views: 317

Re: Octane 2 Hardware schematics and assembly drawings sought I a Searching for Octane2 Hardware schematicsandassembly

Supposedly they have a ~20 yr lifetime from when written. Bah, when I worked with Beckman (a German company) they sent me on a far oil-platform because one of their equipment was offline. Once there, I found a metallic tube whose thickness make you think it can survive an atomic bomb (10Kg of metal...
by Y888099
Thu Jun 15, 2017 3:13 am
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: The unfortunate reality of being at the mercy of clouds
Replies: 12
Views: 355

Re: The unfortunate reality of being at the mercy of clouds

At my place of employ we use OrCAD v10? At the end, I bought the workstation, so I now can learn OrCAD. It costed me a lot of money, but the hardware is very fast, stable, and it comes with a full license. LT Spice I put 500 euro in Tina-v8. It's the best spice ever. LT Spice comes from a limited v...
by Y888099
Wed Jun 14, 2017 2:05 pm
Forum: SGI: Hardware
Topic: Octane 2 Hardware schematics and assembly drawings sought I a Searching for Octane2 Hardware schematicsandassembly dra
Replies: 14
Views: 317

Re: Octane 2 Hardware schematics and assembly drawings sought I a Searching for Octane2 Hardware schematicsandassembly

The FSCK factor can never be wrong, as we can talk as long as we want, the the Entropy grows up anyway :D Fellows on Google believe in 'Saint Weibull' and they take it seriouly as it was a prediction from their own personal oracle! They have mastered the confidence factor, so when the K * Tay says i...
by Y888099
Wed Jun 14, 2017 11:57 am
Forum: SGI: Hardware
Topic: Octane 2 Hardware schematics and assembly drawings sought I a Searching for Octane2 Hardware schematicsandassembly dra
Replies: 14
Views: 317

Re: Octane 2 Hardware schematics and assembly drawings sought I a Searching for Octane2 Hardware schematicsandassembly

if you look at normal MTBF The 'Mean time between failures' is usually referred to continuous working condition, so the probability that 'machine which has been working for a certain amount of time 24h/24 might have a failure' is assumed to be quantity X is a 'time-to-failure' described by the Weib...
by Y888099
Wed Jun 14, 2017 3:07 am
Forum: SGI: Hardware
Topic: Octane 2 Hardware schematics and assembly drawings sought I a Searching for Octane2 Hardware schematicsandassembly dra
Replies: 14
Views: 317

Re: Octane 2 Hardware schematics and assembly drawings sought I a Searching for Octane2 Hardware schematicsandassembly

Include what? :D I emailed a couple of guys who works for Apple-USA (found their email-addresses included within linux sources), asking them for a few hardware and firmware details on a more than *fifteen years old* laptop. Copyright usually expires after ten years, so my question was formally viabl...
by Y888099
Tue Jun 13, 2017 1:30 pm
Forum: SGI: Hardware
Topic: Octane 2 Hardware schematics and assembly drawings sought I a Searching for Octane2 Hardware schematicsandassembly dra
Replies: 14
Views: 317

Re: Octane 2 Hardware schematics and assembly drawings sought I a Searching for Octane2 Hardware schematicsandassembly

OCTANE 3 4 LOL :lol: Which is supposed to be based on the last i9 by intel? (fresh news, it's now available) https://s30.postimg.org/55cz21hc1/mobo.jpg In the meanwhile I am observing how damn complex (a professional EDA cad like) Altium goes when you design a motherboard. From my point of view, ev...

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