Subject: Re: Slightly Off-Topic...
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From: T. Martin <>
List: port-alpha
Date: 06/25/2001 18:58:26
On Mon, 25 Jun 2001, Brian Chase wrote:

> On Mon, 25 Jun 2001, Johnny Billquist wrote:
> > I guess I'll have to pin my hopes on SUN (I never thought I'd say
> > that, but they are the only sensible company left).
> Well, there's IBM too.  Technically, I don't really think their RS/6000
> hardware is the most leading edge, and god forbid you have to use AIX as
> an OS.  Still, IBM does understand long term customer support--I'll give
> them that.  I also don't think they're going away anytime real soon.
> -brian.

Everyone is forgeting another player, HP, and the PA-Risc I have limited
knowledge of the newer systems but the own a few 715/xx apollos that
peform nicely.