[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index][Old Index]
Re: New Vax - future directions :-)
> On Jul 6, 2021, at 7:46 AM, Mouse <mouse%Rodents-Montreal.ORG@localhost> wrote:
>> Prediction: if you set out to design a 64 bit VAX, you end up with
>> Again. ;)
> Personally, I think that's unlikely. The Alpha is far RISCier than the
> VAX-64 is shaping up to be.
Right… it’s a pure load/store architecture with exactly one addressing mode. The hypothetical VAX-64 that’s being discussed here is really just “make VAX bigger and address some annoyances”.
Main Index |
Thread Index |