|From:||David Leimbach <leimy2k@xxxxxxx>|
|Date:||Fri, 7 Nov 2003 08:04:42 -0600|
On Fri, Nov 07, 2003 at 07:28:31AM -0600, David Leimbach wrote:True... it was hard to get an actual machine for a while but I guess since we
On Nov 7, 2003, at 3:44 AM, James Bilotto wrote:
On Thu, Nov 06, 2003 at 02:01:46PM -0800, Matthew Dillon wrote:The alpha and Itanium non-withstanding, the AMD64 is the first 'consumer' 64 bit machine in mass production. I am already impressed!
if the alpha and itanium are 'consumer' processors then you mite as well put the mips, sparc64, and power4's in their too. and i think you are forgeting the ppc 970 ( G5 ), which shiped in 'mass' befor the AMD64.
Actually the Opteron beat the G5 by a long shot. I think you are thinking Atlhlon64.
i know the opteron shiped first, but i thought it was not generally available
for a long time ( mostly for OEM's )