Subject: Re: NetBSD/pdp10 ?
To: None <>
From: Dave McGuire <>
List: port-vax
Date: 03/05/2002 19:37:19
On March 5, Rick Kelly wrote:
> >I'm working on getting a full-blown PDP-10 for myself.  I want to run it.
> >I've heard of them, but I forget what they're called.  I want a real
> >PDP-10, though.
> Good luck.
> "It is impractical to run the machine in its original configuration. 
>  We would need to supply 22,000 Watts of power (and air conditioning)
>  just for the CPU and memory."

  Oh good grief.  That's not THAT bad. ;)

  Besides...a 2020 certainly qualifies as "real", and they don't pull
very much much power at all, and aren't even that big.


Dave McGuire
St. Petersburg, FL         "Less talk.  More synthohol." --Lt. Worf