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Re: [SLE] Totally OT: 64/32,... -- memory models are _everything_ to programs
  • From: Jerry Feldman <gaf@xxxxxxx>
  • Date: Mon, 15 May 2006 09:46:12 -0400
  • Message-id: <200605150946.12801.gaf@xxxxxxx>
On Sunday 14 May 2006 11:40 pm, Bryan J. Smith wrote:
> Only now Microsoft is using WoW to do all sorts of
> real-time call address and object translation to have those 64-bit
> programs call _core_ 32-bit libraries.  
Just for historical purposes, WoW has been around for a long time since it
was also used in the 16-bit to 32-bit world.

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