Open Source OS Still supporting 32-bit Architecture and Why it’s Important

Posted by abhishekpc on Dec 14, 2017 12:26 PM EDT
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One after the other, Linux distributions are dropping 32-bit support. Or, to be accurate, they drop support for the Intel x86 32-bit architecture (IA-32). Indeed, computers based on x86_64 hardware (IA-64) are superior in every way to their 32-bits counterpart: they are more powerful, run faster, are more compact, and more energy efficient.

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