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Submission + - Linux Kills Intel's 386 Processors (

sfcrazy writes: Linus Torvalds, the father of Linux kernel has pulled the plugs on Intel's 386 processors. i386, as it is commonly called, was a 32-bit microprocessor introduced by Intel in 1985. The first versions had 275,000 transistors and were used as the central processing unit (CPU) of many workstations and high-end personal computers of the time. He did not show any remorse and plainly stated: "I'm not sentimental. Good riddance."
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Linux Kills Intel's 386 Processors

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Real Programs don't use shared text. Otherwise, how can they use functions for scratch space after they are finished calling them?