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Re: [opensuse] i586 TW
  • From: Per Jessen <per@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Fri, 02 Jun 2017 20:05:59 +0200
  • Message-id: <ogs9e8$ir7$2@saturn.local.net>
James Knott wrote:

On 06/02/2017 01:25 PM, Anton Aylward wrote:
On 02/06/17 01:15 PM, Carlos E. R. wrote:
On 2017-06-02 18:00, jdd@xxxxxxxxx wrote:
Le 02/06/2017 à 16:06, Per Jessen a écrit :
jdd@xxxxxxxxx wrote:

Of course I know this hardware is becoming rarer with time, but I
also
Running 32bit in virtual environments is useful too.

could you elaborate? other than test box?
Because the 32 bit virtual machines use less resources than the 64
bit ones, with the same software.
:-) Maybe we should resurrect some 16-bit Linux :-)



I'm sure there's some 4 bit Intel 4004 CPUs in service somewhere. ;-)

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Intel_4004

I have a 1bit Motorola microprocessor somewhere -

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Motorola_MC14500B



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