New CPU

Derrick Ryalls ryallsd at datasphereweb.com
Mon Nov 17 12:55:27 PST 2003


> 
> Hi, I currently have FBSD 4.9 on a Celeron 950MHZ system. I 
> plan to replace both the motherboard and CPU on it to a 
> 1.2GHZ AMD ATHLON. Will I run into any problems if I did 
> this? It's the same architecture. Would I have to compile all 
> my ports again under the new Athlon? 
> 

Depends on your kernel.  If it is basically generic, then you shouldn't have
a problem.  If you are running a non generic kernel (highly customized) then
you might run into a problem if the mobo doesn't have support in the kernel.



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