• Subject: RE: Have you read this?
  • From: Joel Fritz <JFritz@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Wed, 12 Jan 2000 08:23:24 -0800

Power PC/SX ?

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> From: leif@attglobal.net [mailto:leif@attglobal.net]
> Sent: Tuesday, January 11, 2000 6:34 PM
> To: MIDRANGE-L@midrange.com
> Subject: Re: Have you read this?
> 
> 
> > the PL/I compiler should be able to handle that without too much
> > problem...:)
> > > > <The day NASA decides to calculate re-entry 
> trajectories on the AS/400
> is the day
> > > > I head for the hills.>
> > > > What, you don't think the AS/400 could do that ?
> 
> except that on some (all?) AS/400 models, the PowerPC floating point
> unit is disabled while running OS/400. So the calculations would run
> very slowly with emulated floating point operations.
> 
> 
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