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Helios C40

The introduction reads: 'This document introduces the Helios Parallel operating system on the Texas Instruments TMS320C40 processor. It provides an overview of the C40 and describes the C40-dependent I/O server configuration details. It discusses the various features of the implementation and explains some of the design decisions. Finally, configuration information specific to individual manufacturer's hardware is provided in the Appendices. Information on functions and commands is supplied as encyclopaedia entries.'

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Date Published : Unknown

Manufacturer : Distributed Software Limited

Platform : Helios

Format : Ringbound Manual in Cardboard Slipcase






This exhibit has a reference ID of CH54964. Please quote this reference ID in any communication with the Centre for Computing History.

Helios C40

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