Upcoming Atom chip of Intel wont support Linux

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http://www.linuxandlife.com – Intel officials have confirmed at the Intel Developer Forum (IDF) in San Francisco on September 13 that “Clover Trail” - the upcoming version of the company’s low-power Atom processor would not support Linux. The Clover Field processor, which can be seen in various nondescript laptops around IDF, is targeted at mobile devices, such as low-cost notebooks and tablets. An Intel representative at IDF said Clover Trail "is a Windows 8 chip" and that "the chip cannot run Linux". According to Intel Architecture Group Executive Vice President David Perlmutter, the Clover Trail system-on-a-c (Distributions)