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SubjectRe: AMD

A small piece of information that should help to clarify matters.

AMD have renamed the AM5x86 series of chips. They are now
designated AM486DX5, also they no longer have the -Pxx suffix but
have -PRxx (Performace Rating) The chips are being 'repositioned'
for the embedded market and they wanted to avoid suggesting that
they are related to Pentiums and their attendant heat problems.

> ----original message from follows----
> Does anyone know much about AMD chips?... I am looking arround and found a
> decent deal on a AMD AM5x86-P75...
> Are there any major differences between this and a noormal pentium... will
> linux like it? more? less? different?
> Thanks!
> -Chuck
> (717)-337-8212
> "God is real, unless declared integer."

Martin Poole, Perot Systems Europe

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