Linked by douglasm on Sun 28th Mar 2010 21:34 UTC
Linux At least two major GNU/Linux distributions have decided to drop PowerPC support; OpenSUSE has dropped support already, and Fedora is going to drop it in Fedora 13.
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RE: who cares?
by mojmir on Wed 31st Mar 2010 07:15 UTC in reply to "who cares?"
mojmir
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2009-01-05

yeah, the irony is that you could run out of fingers easily while counting ppc users ;)

there is at least one ppc cpu in each ps3 and there are at least two of them in your xbox...

ppc is a beautiful piece of work and has beautiful history going far back

http://www.cis.upenn.edu/~cis501/papers/cocke-RISC.pdf
http://www.ibm.com/developerworks/power/library/pa-powerppl/

hard to explain to fans of vhs ;)

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