Why did people stop trying to do this shit just when doing it well became viable

@a_breakin_glass I mean judging by how convoluted task state registers are in i386 I'm sure Intel turned it into a nightmare

@enkiv2 @a_breakin_glass i think the phrase "bit aligned instructions, from 6 to 321 bits in length" tells us all we need to know about the eldritch horror involved ;-)


@enkiv2 @a_breakin_glass

oh god. i just downloaded the manual... it's *exactly* that bad :-(

on the other hand, i'd love to play with a Symbolics 3600 on a single chip...

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