-- [ Picked text/plain from multipart/alternative ] Not saying this was done : but there is NO reason at all, why a circuit cannot be slowed down. At 04:58 PM 01/04/2002 -0600, Leif Svalgaard wrote: >first of all it is just a rumor. >second, it would make sense to be able >to slow down the chip. > >----- Original Message ----- >From: jt <firstname.lastname@example.org> >To: <email@example.com> >Sent: Friday, January 04, 2002 4:59 PM >Subject: RE: Take a look at what Insider Weekly had to say about the biggest >marketinfluencers for 2001! > > > > I never got Leif's original post, but I don't understand this anyway... > > > > I thought chip speeds were determined by the quality of the manufacturing > > process...?!? > > > > Meaning, they produce a batch of chips and rate them according to what >speed > > they can attain. Sorta like sorting the biggest and best apples into the > > premium class (and charge accordingly) and the others into the regular >class > > of apples... > > > > Not a hardware guy, mind you... But this is my understanding of Intel chip > > speeds... > > > > | -----Original Message----- > > | [mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org]On Behalf Of Nathan M. Andelin > > | Sent: Friday, January 04, 2002 5:47 PM > > | > > | From: "Leif Svalgaard" <email@example.com> > > | > There is a persistent rumor that the chip can run at three > > | > clock speeds. > > | > > | A year ago I ran across a configuration guide for the Power PC Chip. I > > | think it was for a pre-Northstar chip. It described how to set the clock > > | speed of the chip. There were significantly more than three speeds > > | possible. > > >_______________________________________________ >This is the Midrange Systems Technical Discussion (MIDRANGE-L) mailing list >To post a message email: MIDRANGE-L@midrange.com >To subscribe, unsubscribe, or change list options, >visit: http://lists.midrange.com/cgi-bin/listinfo/midrange-l >or email: MIDRANGE-Lfirstname.lastname@example.org >Before posting, please take a moment to review the archives >at http://archive.midrange.com/midrange-l. --
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