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Re: parrot chip

by simonm (Vicar)
on Jul 22, 2003 at 15:15 UTC ( #276767=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to parrot chip

Do a bit more reading, on the commercial history of the "lisp chip", and you'll quickly see why this is not likely to see production.

(Not to mention the hassle of writing an entire file system, POSIX emulation layer, and the like, all in Parrot opcodes...)

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Re: Re: parrot chip
by Anonymous Monk on Jul 22, 2003 at 15:52 UTC
    It might make more sense as Yet Another Accelerator on an existing chips, especially if you can get AMD and Intel to start competing over who does it first.

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