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SubjectRe: New Solaris 7 features
Alan Cox wrote:
> > - Arithmetic computations get to use 64-bit registers and operations
> Except on the half of the ultrasparcs, where 64bit stuff is
> mostly disabled because of CPU bugs ;) (See Bugtraq)

Maybe it's beyond the scope of this mailing list, but:

How can I check whether an Ultra workstation running SunOS 5.7
uses 64bit features instead of workarounds based on the old
32bit functionality? I would like to get an algorithm to
identify these broken CPUs.


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