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Re: MCL on PowerPC?

At 20:44 2/2/94 +0000, John Sterling wrote:
>Any rumor (or hard info) as to when a native PowerPC release is
>expected for MCL?  I am trying to decide whether to buy a Quadra 800
>(good price - $2k for a base 8/230 config) or get a PowerPC.  The
>speed of my lisp applications will have a significant effect on that

Seems to me there are two questions, only one of which is asked.  The other
is how does MCL emulated performance on powerPC (pending the native
version) compare with Q-800 performance.

MCL is somewhat specialized code, so the general results may not be
meaningful (and it's not clear which direction the difference would be).


jwbaxter@pt.olympus.net (John W. Baxter)  Port Ludlow, WA
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