I read a good article about the problem Intel is having with the 64-bit
Itanium.  I think there are some good leasons in the article:


There is also a Slashdot discussion about the article:


Also, here is an article describing the x86 4MB page sizes used by the
Linux TLB code:


x86 usually uses two levels of directory/page tables, while the 4MB
version uses only the page directory.

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