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SubjectRe: CPU detection broken in 2.5.27?
On Sun, Jul 21, 2002 at 06:07:26PM +0200, Markus Pfeiffer wrote:

> I just noticed that my /proc/cpuinfo states wrong or incomplete
> information about my processor. My PIII-1000M Processor is reported as
> 00/0B (Stepping?)

Yep, I told Patrick about this last week sometime. The problem is
that only later Intels (from P4 onwards iirc) have the
name string cpuid function. Without which we need a table to
do the family/model/stepping translation to name strings.

It's not that much work (and most of it already exists in the
kernels before the per-cpu split up).


| Dave Jones.
| SuSE Labs
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