[clug] ALPHA machines??
jepri at webone.com.au
Thu Sep 18 03:03:13 EST 2003
Alphas were very popular, just not with home users (they aren't intel
compatible). You have an excellent chance of picking up a cheapie.
Keep an eye on Hyman's auction house in Fyshwick, they often have
ex-govie units. Prices are generally very reasonable but bidding can
get vicious when two nerds want the same machine.
Paul Warren wrote:
>I've been playing (working for UNI really) with the SC at the
>"Australian Partnership for Advanced Computing" which is a 512 * 4 ALPHA
>21264 @ 1.15 GHz, And I like it. ALPHA is good!
Alpha *was* good.
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