Sounds like VIA is right after all...

Article: The Incredible Shrinking CPU
By: anonymous (anonymous.delete@this.spam.this), June 29, 2004 11:00 am
Room: Moderated Discussions
>Microcode ROM is formally part of the core but its
>shrinkability and power consumption characteristics
>aren't problematic.

You might want to compare die Pentium M die pictures
for Banias (130nm) and Dothan (90nm) with eachother.
They clearly show how the microcode ROM didn't shrink
like all the other units.
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