cvs commit: src/sys/kern subr_pcpu.c

Robert Watson rwatson at
Thu Sep 29 08:19:18 PDT 2005

On Wed, 28 Sep 2005, Tom Rhodes wrote:

>>>>> My 14-cpu machine thanks you :-)
>>>> I'm curious:  what machine model is that?
>>> Who cares about model, can I borrow it.  :P
>> A UE4500 is quite loud and quite hot.  Not a box I would want at home.
> Could heat the house during those cold winter nights.  :)

I remember my old sparcstation hardware at CMU with some fondness for this 
reason -- on a cold Pittsburgh evening, overheating computer hardware was 
strictly necessary, even in the presence of decent radiators.  However, 
with 14+ cooling fans for one machine, it did need to be a couple of rooms 

Robert N M Watson

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