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Re: [f-cpu] New snapshot for EU_INC and EU_CMP


Just an Illusion wrote:
> Hello,
> Michael Riepe wrote:
> >On Tue, Jul 30, 2002 at 08:54:46PM +0200, Etienne LABARRE wrote:
> >[...]
> >A `standard' is something people have agreed on. Not everything that
> >is found in library std or library ieee is a standard (especially if
> >you use Synopsys).
> >
> But which people ? When you can found this package in standard version
> of Synopsis, Mentor Graphics and Cadence tools, you can say than this a
> 'standard' package de facto.
> If you reply than you have some other tools which doesn't support this,
> I can only say than this 3 societies cover between 80% and 90% of the
> EDA market tools (this is a fact), and the 'standard' (and indirectly
> the norme) are decided by them.

ok then let's think like that, and apply this reasoning to the F-CPU
project : "because x86 is 95% of the market, let's make a clone."
it is not my habbit to follow the rest of the flock, unless
there is a very good reason. I guess that Michael thinks the same :-P

> Just an Illusion
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