Newbie Sempron/ISO question
simond at irrelevant.org
Fri Feb 2 11:16:08 UTC 2007
On Fri, 2007-02-02 at 21:05 +1030, Daniel O'Connor wrote:
> On Friday 02 February 2007 20:52, Simon Dick wrote:
> > On Fri, 2007-02-02 at 19:55 +1030, Daniel O'Connor wrote:
> > > On Friday 02 February 2007 15:46, Thomas Roberts wrote:
> > > > While searching through bsdforums.org a poster said
> > > > the k8-class CPU is an Athlon64 locked in 32-bit mode
> > > > and if anyone has this CPU they should be using the
> > > > i386 ISO.
> > >
> > > I believe you can get 64 bit Semprons but they are AM2 or AM3 only.
> > I have a S754 64 bit sempron so they exist even if they're not really in
> > that common use :)
> Ah well there you go then :)
> I guess they got too good at making the 64 bit version before S754 expired..
> Any idea if it's possible to tell from dmesg what sort you have?
Hmm, I run the amd64 version of FreeBSD on mine, but here's what it
CPU: AMD Sempron(tm) Processor 2800+ (1603.65-MHz K8-class CPU)
Origin = "AuthenticAMD" Id = 0x20fc2 Stepping = 2
If that helps :)
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