Will 7-beta amd64 run on the old xeon?

Boris Kochergin spawk at acm.poly.edu
Fri Nov 16 10:02:43 PST 2007


You can take a look at the CPU features in whatever operating system is 
on there now and see if the LM feature is there. That stands for "long 
mode" and, if present, means that the CPU supports the amd64 instruction 
set.

-Boris

Artem Kuchin wrote:
> Hello!
>
> I have a dual CPU box with two xeon cpus.
> Those are XEON 2.66Ghz 512KB L2 cache,
> 533Mhz bus. sSpec Number: SL6GF
> CPUID String: 0F27h
>
> more info on:
> http://processorfinder.intel.com/details.aspx?sspec=sl6gf
>
> Will amd64 architecture run on it? I could not find
> any data on EM64T support on it, so i don't think
> it is there.
>
> -- 
> Artem
>
>
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