Subject: Re: savecore_flags="-z"
To: Greywolf <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Jonathan Stone <jonathan@DSG.Stanford.EDU>
Date: 12/04/1999 12:48:50
In message <Pine.NEB.email@example.com>,
>On Sat, 4 Dec 1999, Jonathan Stone wrote:
>Had I a Pyramid to volunteer, I'd try to arrange it. This was over seven
Sorry. I assuemd the output was cut and pasted, and so you'd it
>And Pyramid isn't exactly open about their processor architecture,
>last I looked.
Yes. sure. But which is harder: targeting gcc/gdb/gas to a closed CPU
architecture, or (after doing that, with a fair knowledge of the
architecture) supporting known (standard multibus/vme) peripherals?
If I could find one, i'd be temted to do it out of perversity.
Just a passing thought, though.
>Are they still in business...hmmm. No, looks like they've been
>subsumed by either Amdahl or Siemens.
Nixdorf was a big Pyramid reseller in Europe. Nixdorf got subsumed by
Siemens. Pyramid switched to MIPS cpus around 1990 in any case.