Subject: Re: itanium port
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Emre Yildirim <email@example.com>
Date: 12/02/2001 20:16:52
> Nathan J. Williams said:
>>Oh, I don't have any particular love for or defense of the IA64.
>>But we've already got an x86-64 port. Better keep our bases covered,
> There should definitely be an itanium port. I just don't expect to have
> much interest in it. :-)
> I like the 1ghz Athlon box I bought a few months ago and will be
> buying Athlon MP before long.
And it's so much cheaper. Who would spend $7000 for a computer that is
equivalent in performance to a $2000 computer? I don't get it. I will
probably never buy an Itanium machine. But then again, an Itanium port
would be cool.
Just my $0.02 on this matter
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