On 07/29/2016 11:49 AM, John Paul Adrian Glaubitz wrote: > > If a chip designer orders a design from a fab, they have to meet a minimum > number of orders and pay for the chips upfront which means it's really only > chosen when the designer can expect to be able to sell it in large > quantities, e.g. an MP3 decoder. In this environment, VIC, SID and a lot of other ICs would have never happened. Luckily things were a bit different back then and Commodore had their own fab inhouse. Gerrit Message was sent through the cbm-hackers mailing listReceived on 2016-07-29 11:00:12
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