Linked by Thom Holwerda on Sat 3rd Jun 2006 16:12 UTC, submitted by anonymous
Morphos In a comment on the Power.org blog, Pieter Van den Abeele wrote that Genesi will be releasing the Open Server Workstation, which will be based on the PowerPC 970 (G5) chip. The system is scheduled for release this month give or take a few weeks, and will cost $1599. Developers can also register for a free workstation.
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RE[7]: g5
by SamuraiCrow on Wed 7th Jun 2006 03:52 UTC in reply to "RE[6]: g5"
SamuraiCrow
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2005-11-19

Doesn't the Opteron have to be in a special 64-bit native mode that isn't supported by Linux or any other mainstream OS to use all of its registers as general purpose?

Edited 2006-06-07 03:55

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