Unix and Overlooked Pop Culture

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Episode 64: AMD, the Underdog Chipmaker


Towards the end of the episode, technical difficulties take place as Thomas's desktop has to consult his swap partition.  Thomas is suspecting that the partition itself may be too small at the moment and may need to be resized.  He was able to use his Chromebook to finish out the show.

The History of AMD

This Wikipedia entry is quite helpful.

Recent Troubles

Possible Ways of Making a Comeback



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