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Re: "Digital Dark Age"



>Intel lost their attempt to copyright the
>basic 386 computer core and so it too is now public domain. The knowledge
of
>how to build a 386 compatable PC will be available a thousand years from
now.
>90% of todays computers (100's of millions) run on 386 compatable
computers.
>It is complete nonsense to believe for an instant that the knowledge of, or
>even assess to, use this basic level of computer technology will ever be
lost.

Are you aware that Intel has been considering abandoning the x86
architecture?

Lyle
lyle @ quodata . com                            inceptum perage


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