Subject: Re: Slightly Off-Topic...
To: Chris Rupnik <>
From: Lord Isildur <>
List: port-alpha
Date: 06/26/2001 00:08:11
cost has NOTHING to do with the design and everythign to do with politics 
and production volumes. 


On Mon, 25 Jun 2001, Chris Rupnik wrote:

>  Remember, PARISC CPU's cost about 10k each. Itaniums run as quick or faster
> and cost a lot less. This is a good thing. Its the right direction. A PIII
> cpu is a pretty quick thing, and sure does not cost a lot. Its a great time,