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x32 ABI release candidates
Posted on June 8, 2012 by Alec Warner

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We are pleased to announce the initial x32 release candidate. This is a new ABI for amd64 platforms that aims to marry the best of both worlds: smaller pointers from 32bit x86 with more registers and enhanced instructions from 64bit x86_64. All you need to get started is Linux 3.4!

For more information, please check out the Gentoo developer mailing list.




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