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Date: 2005-11-30 (18:49)
From: David Brown <caml@d...>
Subject: Re: [Caml-list] Support for 64bit Pentium?
On Wed, 2005-11-30 at 19:31 +0100, Alessandro Baretta wrote:
> Shortly, most mainstream microprocessors will ship in 64 bit variants. I know 
> that ocamlopt supports AMD64, but what about EM64T, or whatever the new Intel 
> hype is called?

They are identical, at least from a user-program perspective.  Intel
tries very hard to downplay this, since they've essentially reversed
positions, and have themselves cloned AMD's features.

Dave Brown