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Re: Video subsystem...

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Subject: Re: Video subsystem...
From: tor@tss.no (Tor Arntsen)
Date: Mon, 28 Jun 1993 05:25:10 +0200
I wrote:
[...]
>I've been using a TMS34010-based X-terminal.  I must agree that it is not
>very fast, 
Maybe I'm a bit unfair here, that terminal is also running the X-server
in the 34010.

>but it is not as slow as e.g. cheap NCD-terminals (I have no
>idea what's inside those).  The TMS-based one is kind of middle of the road.
>A Sun SLC running X is faster, HP X-terms (pa-based I think) are much much
>faster.
But I think the HP X-terms do the equivalent, i.e. I think they use the
pa-chip to do both the video and the X-server.  I may be on thin ice here.

Tor


 

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