[time-nuts] Sound Cards for locking to GPSDO 10 MHz references
Alberto di Bene
dibene at usa.net
Tue Jun 2 17:50:31 EDT 2009
Magnus Danielson wrote:
> Hmm, do you get a feeling that I am actually object very much to just
> toss it into the processor. I think you are right. :)
I suppose you are familiar with the old American adage that says that to a man with
a hammer every problem looks like a nail.... :-)
Each of us is more familiar with one or another technology (broadly speaking),
and tend to see it as the best way to solve problems. I am not immune from this...
> Nothing wrong with software, but use it wisely. Build the test-benches
> as if you where doing a ASIC or full-custom design and thus also think
> about each compile costing you milions of dollars and a pipe-line depth
> of many months (6-9).
Given the rate of compiles that sometimes I do especially when near to find the
solution of a problem that bugged me for a long time, I would be bankrupted
since long, should each compile cycle cost me thousands or millions of dollars,
even if bogus dollars... :-) :-)
> I guess I am becomming more conservative by the day. From my own and
> others mistakes and succsesses.
This is a privilege of becoming older and wiser :-)
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