different alternatives for lispOS

Alexey Goldin goldin@spot.uchicago.edu
25 Apr 1997 15:34:20 -0500

reti@wilson.ai.mit.edu writes:

>     What I want is Genera that runs on mac or pc hardware, commodity stuff.  I
>     remember people compaining about the mememory requirements of Genera (10MB
>     RAM, 140MB disk space)  how quaint that seems now.
> I'm using it on an Alpha.  As soon as there are real 64bit chips out there for
> for the commodity platforms, I'll do everything in my power to make it available
> on them as well...
>     [...]

Alphas running Linux are almost commodity platforms (check
www.microway.com for prices). 150Mflops for $5000.
 Better move fast or they all will be running WindozeNT..