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Old 23 September 2010, 20:42   #91
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Originally Posted by Thorham View Post
To Slayer: Actually, things like the SAM are more like the Atari ST: A bunch of off the shelf parts, and that is not Amiga. Period. You just want to call your SAM an Amiga. I don't know why... Like I said before, a computer doesn't become an Amiga just because it runs AOS.

It's about calling things what they are. It's similar to the whole 'vegetarians who eat fish' thing.
Oy! The ST had plenty of custom silicon. Shifter, Glue, DMA controller, Blitter, IKBD interface etc. Atari designed chips on the ST. What custom bits does the SAM have?
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