Linked by Thom Holwerda on Fri 19th Mar 2010 13:00 UTC, submitted by Jim Lynch
General Development "With chip makers continuing to increase the number of cores they include on each new generation of their processors, perhaps it's time to rethink the basic architecture of today's operating systems, suggested Dave Probert, a kernel architect within the Windows core operating systems division at Microsoft."
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RE: Maybe chip makers should...
by poundsmack on Fri 19th Mar 2010 16:51 UTC in reply to "Maybe chip makers should..."
poundsmack
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2005-07-13

they did, it's called SPARC ;)

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Tuishimi Member since:
2005-07-06

I am remembering my days at DEC. VAX was an extended instruction set that allowed the computers (running VMS) to perform very well.

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poundsmack Member since:
2005-07-13

ah yes, those were the days ;)

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