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Re: x86-64 port of debian/linux

On Wed, Jan 08, 2003 at 05:29:54PM +0100, Martin Michlmayr wrote:
> x86-64 is a completely new architecture, not related to IA64 at all.

Unfortunately it isn't completely new architecture; it's 64-bit
extensions to layers of multimedia extensions to 32-bit extensions to
a crap ISA. When will we ever leave the 8086 junk behind? :(

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