Intel C2D COREs not used equally in FreeBSD 7.0-CURRENT i386
alex.wilkinson at dsto.defence.gov.au
Wed Jun 6 08:03:26 UTC 2007
0n Tue, Jun 05, 2007 at 06:15:36PM +0200, Joel Dahl wrote:
>On Tue, 2007-06-05 at 08:31 -0700, Garrett Cooper wrote:
>> Diego Depaoli wrote:
>> > 2007/6/5, Ed Schouten <ed at fxq.nl>:
>> >> > In practice there's (almost) only one reason not to run
>> >> > FreeBSD/amd64 on amd64-capable hardware: If you depend
>> >> > on a certain piece of software which is known not to run
>> >> > correctly in 64bit mode. Fortunately those are not many.
>> >> I guess most of those are still waiting for a 64-bits nvidia.ko.
>> > That's true.
>> > Is there any news?
>> Yeah, a lot of people are still waiting for that (including me..
>> can't get nv to work under amd64 :(...).
>> We should band together and get nvidia to speed up amd64 development
>> a bit more *sigh*..
>Well, nvidia wants to build a driver for FreeBSD/amd64, but they're
>waiting for us to implement certain necessary "features" first...
Such as ?
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