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Linux on 8 bit!

Postby wyliecoyoteuk » Fri Aug 31, 2012 9:42 am

Saw this on the Ubuntu forums.
2 hours to boot to a bash prompt.
Someone has far too much spare time! ... 0on%208bit
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Postby einonm » Fri Aug 31, 2012 11:40 am

I came across this a while ago too, and I think Linus mentioned it briefly in his infamous finger-at-Nvidia talk.

Epic Hack though. That's hack with a capital 'H'. It certainly qualifies as the cheapest way to run Linux!
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Postby Rhakios » Fri Aug 31, 2012 9:58 pm

einonm wrote:It certainly qualifies as the cheapest way to run Linux!

Not if time is money, as we are all too frequently told.
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