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    SubjectRe: Cyrix patch : Proposal?
    Hi Brian,

    Brian Gerst wrote:
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    ...
    > Another thing set6x86 cannot do is make /proc/cpuinfo show the correct
    > information instead of just reporting an unknown 486. This has been by
    > biggest peeve with cyrix processors (cpuid is disabled on bootup).
    > Granted this is mostly cosmetic, but it still is the right thing to do.
    >
    > If the patch were stripped down to just do the cpu detection, and leave
    > the configuration up to set6x86 (except for enabling cpuid), would you
    > object to that?
    >
    No, that would be fine. You will find such a stripped-down patch at
    http://www.tux.org/~balsa/linux/cyrix.

    Cheers,

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    Andrew D. Balsa
    Home Page: http://www.tux.org/~balsa
    andrewbalsa@usa.net
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