Matthew Seaman m.seaman at
Sun Feb 29 10:36:33 PST 2004

On Sun, Feb 29, 2004 at 12:12:02PM -0600, Teilhard Knight wrote:
> Just a couple of easy questions for you. Is a machine with an Athlon
> processor 1.4 MHz an i386 machine? And if so, what kind of processor should
> I select in my kernel? i586, or i686?

One of these?

    CPU: AMD Athlon(TM) XP1600+ (1400.06-MHz 686-class CPU)
      Origin = "AuthenticAMD"  Id = 0x662  Stepping = 2
      AMD Features=0xc0480000<MP,AMIE,DSP,3DNow!>

As /var/run/dmesg.boot says, it's a 686 class processor.



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