1/4th done!

Alinator
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RE: Yeah, sticker

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Yeah, sticker shock!!! But don't you *just* love that new 'puter smell?

Sparky

LOL, I remember when a single processor, single user PC based CAD/CAM workstation cost that much, and now even the the most lowly $399 econobox would blow it away nicely on almost any benchmark suite you would care to throw at them.

Seems pretty reasonably priced in that light. ;-)

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Mike Hewson
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Ah ... we can all dream ehhh?

Ah ... we can all dream ehhh? I found this picture browsing a 300 node 'Beowulf cluster' called Medusa here, this is the very pretty coloured wiring of a network switch. Do I cut the red wire, or the blue?........

I have made this letter longer than usual because I lack the time to make it shorter ...

... and my other CPU is a Ryzen 5950X :-) Blaise Pascal

peterthomas
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RE: Ah ... we can all dream

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Ah ... we can all dream ehhh? I found this picture browsing a 300 node 'Beowulf cluster' called Medusa here, this is the very pretty coloured wiring of a network switch. Do I cut the red wire, or the blue?........

A chain saw through the lot might do the trick. aka Die Hard. :)

On a serious note though, do you think that they will let us install BOINC and attach to Einstein, give that this is owned by the LHC comunity.

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