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SubjectRe: Alan Cox quote? (was: Re: accounting for threads)
On Tue, Jun 19, 2001 at 04:56:16PM -0700, Jonathan Lundell wrote:
> But so what? That's $16 worth of DRAM (I just checked). Not so bad
> *if* threads are otherwise a great solution. I grant that one might
> have a pretty tough time making the case, but again, for the right
> application, say some app with a dedicated server, 73MB isn't the end
> of the world (though I suppose it was at the time...).

How much would 73MB of cache cost? How much would it cost to get that much
on the CPU?

Mike Castle
We are all of us living in the shadow of Manhattan. -- Watchmen
fatal ("You are in a maze of twisty compiler features, all different"); -- gcc
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