[fpc-devel] Multithreading under DOS

Sven Barth pascaldragon at googlemail.com
Thu Sep 26 20:25:44 CEST 2013

On 26.09.2013 19:48, Nikolay Nikolov wrote:
> On 09/26/2013 08:24 PM, Leif Ekblad wrote:
>> DOS extenders are even worse candidates for multitasking than DOS. And
>> if you aim to use 32-bit anyway, I see no reason to use an DOS
>> extender over a real multitasking OS.
> Low resource usage perhaps. How well does Linux run on a 386 with 4 MB
> of RAM? What about 2 MB? :)

See here: 
http://hackaday.com/2011/08/12/installing-linux-on-a-386-laptop/ (with 4 MB)

Please note that 386 support was completely dropped recently from the 


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