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[ale] Ubuntu Dropping all 32-bit Releases from 19.10 forward



For now you can get 32-Bit from openSUSE Tumbleweed.

On Tue, Jun 18, 2019 at 2:48 PM DJ-Pfulio via Ale <ale at ale.org> wrote:

>
> https://www.omgubuntu.co.uk/2019/06/ubuntu-is-dropping-all-32-bit-support-going-forward
>
>
> 18.04 LTS is the last 32-bit release.
>
> 19.10 will not have any 32-bit support. Zero.
>
> No 32-bit upgrade from prior releases.
>
> "Ubuntu say maintaining packages for the i386 architecture is more
> hassle than its worth"
>
> BTW, they really dropped i686 support for non-Intel/AMD systems, since
> many of the specialty CPUs didn't include all the instructions that i686
> Intel CPUs did, but were still used by the Ubuntu kernels.
>
> Anyone interested in a PentiumM laptop?
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