[volt-nuts] "*WAY* too expensive for even Keysight to redesign"
phk at phk.freebsd.dk
Wed May 13 14:02:24 EDT 2015
In message <220.127.116.11.2.20150513113523.072f25d0 at comcast.net>, "Marv @ Home" writes:
>Aside, there are private fabrication houses that make short runs of
>obsolete chips [...]
Ehh, dudes... a m68k compatible chip is not unobtanium.
Besides, the HP3458A is written mostly in K&R style C, using
IEEE floating point so porting it to another chip is not a big deal.
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