[OT] AS/400

Cameron Laird claird at lairds.com
Thu Jan 15 21:23:10 CET 2004


In article <bu6l68$8uv$1 at atlantis.news.tpi.pl>,
Jarek Zgoda  <jzgoda at gazeta.usun.pl> wrote:
>?????? ? <mk at net.mail.penguinista> pisze:
>
>>> (will not mention that it works on AS/400, the best
>>> minicomputer(!) ever made).
>> 
>> Why is it the best minicomputer ever made?
>> I really want to know!
>
>Since nobody ever produced any other. Only IBM produced machines that
>can be called "midrange" (something between microcomputer and "real
>computer", the famous S/390 mainframe). They still use this terminology.
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Sneaky, Jarek; but there were a LOT of "minicomputer"
manufacturers, including DEC, Data General, HP, Prime,
...
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Cameron Laird <claird at phaseit.net>
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