From: Dan Wright <dtwright_at_uiuc.edu>
Date: Mon Oct 4 14:09:43 2004

On Sunday 03 October 2004 15:45, Vintage Computer Festival wrote:

> You may as well design it as a co-processor card that goes into the PC and
> then takes over the bus. Sure, it's probable that it can be done the way
> you describe, but the distance between "probable" and "possible" is
> measured in terms of sanity.

This seems like a pretty decent idea, actually. With modern pc hardware you
could put it on the pci bus, but a bootable option rom in it, and probably
have that take over the whole machine from there...

- Dan Wright
"we are content if we can describe a multitude of other things in terms of...
fundamental incomprehensibilities. science is an activity that takes place on
the shore of an infinite sea of mystery."
chet raymo, "doctor seuss and doctor einstein"
Received on Mon Oct 04 2004 - 14:09:43 BST

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