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Re: [Long] UEFI support

On 09/01/2012 08:25, Adam Borowski wrote:
> On Mon, Jan 09, 2012 at 11:08:56AM +1100, Russell Coker wrote:
>> On Mon, 9 Jan 2012, Paul Wise <pabs@debian.org> wrote:
>>> Sounds like he was asking you to name these new 32-bit only x86
>>> systems that are still being produced and sold.
>> Buying a nice new 64bit system for the purpose of running ancient 32bit 
>> programs at high speed is still a lot more common than we would hope.
> Even worse: there's a lot of people pushing 32 bit for no obvious reason.
> Go to http://ubuntu.com, look at the default download.  It's 32-bit.  Going
> further, in download options, there's "32-bit (recommended)".

Not for long. Phoronix reported[1] that on the last day of UDS, it was mentioned
that the recommended download for 12.04 will be 64-bit.

[1] http://www.phoronix.com/scan.php?page=news_item&px=MTAxMTQ
Kind regards,
Loong Jin

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