The Inquirer: Intel Should be Ashamed of Itself Over AMD 64, Torvalds Says
Feb 23, 2004, 23:30 (24 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Adamson Rust)
"A posting by Linus Torvalds on the linux-kernel mailing list
suggests that Intel should be more than a little ashamed of itself
when it announced its 64-bit extensions last week.
"Torvalds was replying to a post which asked whether there was
any difference between X86_64 and X86-64.
"He said the real name for the instruction set should be X86-64,
and always has been..."