Re: Byte article - 64 bit Unix

Rob Glover (
Fri, 25 Oct 1996 15:48:03 -0700 (PDT)

Linux probably wasn't mentioned because Linux isn't 64-bit <jeez i hope
i'm right so i don't get flamed ;>


On Fri, 25 Oct 1996, Tyson D Sawyer wrote:

> I quote from page 141 of the November 1996 issue of Byte in the box
> titled "Unix Pushes the 64-bit Encelope":
> Digital Equipment's Unix, IBM's OS/400, and
> Silcon Graphic's Irix are the only full
> 64-bit OS environments available today.
> This seems at least a little inflamatory to a Linux (sadly, not Alpha)
> user such as myself. No meaning of that statement is lost due to missing
> context and Linux is not mentioned in the article anywhere.
> Ty