Re: [Clax86list] When Knuth and I were young - Part 1

On Sun, 20 May 2007 20:16:54 -0500
dave <spamtrap@xxxxxxxxxx> wrote:

Now I suspect that my AMD Athlon64 desktop would blow away the old
Cray 6600 which I worked on in 1969-70..

Quite possibly so, on cpu power alone, but the microcomputer
architectures are still several decades behind on I/O bandwidth.

-- Chuck