[HARDWARE] Just Courious......

Jesper Monsted jesper at monsted.com
Thu Sep 16 18:35:00 EDT 1999


> >         Which means they cost plenty.  I think the machine (Deep Crack)
> > cosst $200K to build.  I'm guessing that probably 75% of that is spent on
> > chip design and fabrication.
> > 
> >         Chips only get cheap when you make thousands of them.
> 
> Hmmmm - wonder if they could do another run of the chips.  Putting one
> or 2 of them on a PCI card with one of our talented programmers making a
> driver for the RC5 client.  I would pick up 5-6 of them depending on the
> price, and performance 

No fun - they're DES only...

/Jesper

"Microsoft does have a Year 2000 problem. We're it"
(c) unknown       - Go Linux! http://www.linux.org/

 Jesper Monsted - RIPE: JM42 - jesper at monsted.com

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