Intel i960 evaluation board

From: allisonp <>
Date: Fri Apr 21 18:10:51 2000

>i960, or i860? I wasn't aware that any i960 Unix boxes had been shipped.
>The i960 family was the stripped-down commercial version of the ill-fated
>Gemini (P7) 33-bit (not a typo!) processor, a collaboration between Intel
>and Siemens. The two companies created a workstation company called BiiN
>to sell the workstations, and although they shipped some prerelease
>machines, AFAIK they never offered any for sale.

It also grew from the 8089 (20 bit) and the 8751(8bit) for embedded
tasks like engine controls.

Received on Fri Apr 21 2000 - 18:10:51 BST

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