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If the DG Nova, which is the overlooked mini in the title, is overlooked, it's only because the people doing the looking weren't around when they were popular. By the standards of the day Data General made a lot of them. See here for a few more tidbits: http://ed-thelen.org/comp-hist/dg-nova.html

Says 60,000 sold. That's not bad at all, considering the PDP-11 sold 20,000 in its first six years[1]. The PDP-11 did sell 600k total, but that would be over a lot of models over a very long period of time.

[1] https://dave.cheney.net/2017/12/04/what-have-we-learned-from...

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