Dave wrote:
> Logan Shaw wrote:


>> I'll also add that if Sun is going to do this, they should consider
>> Niagara-based systems for lots of the hardware, if only for the
>> entertainment value.


>> I know, I know, it's kinda gimmicky, but it catches people's attention
>> when you can have saying "pass WHAT to 'make'?" and "holy CRAP that was
>> fast!" be part of their experience. ;-)


> Or of course breaks, as not all programs build properly in parallel !!


This isn't necessarily a bad thing. If you give developers access to
a machine on which building in parallel is *fun*, then they might
actually try building in parallel. Which would serve to expose more
bugs related to building in parallel.

- Logan