Reply to post: I must be the only software guy here

This whopping 16-bit computer processor is being built by hand, transistor by transistor

Tom Wood

I must be the only software guy here

because I think it's a ridiculous project :-)

Just because you can, doesn't mean you should. This is the opposite of progress - deliberately doing thousands of small repetitive tasks that a machine can do much better (for almost every definition of better - smaller, faster, cheaper, more reliably, using less resources)...

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