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Meltdown, Spectre: The password theft bugs at the heart of Intel CPUs

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Re:I still have a few sticks of Z80's in the cupboard

There are probably places where the first two generations of Alpha-architecture chips (e.g. EV4 aka 21064 and EV5 aka 21164, and so on) are still available. They didn't have speculative/OoO execution; Alpha only got speculative execution in the EV6/21264 chips.

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