lkml.org 
[lkml]   [1998]   [Jun]   [10]   [last100]   RSS Feed
Views: [wrap][no wrap]   [headers]  [forward] 
 
Messages in this thread
    /
    Date
    From
    SubjectRe: [2.1.105] Cyrix 6x86 reduced to 486
    On 10 Jun 1998, Jan Vroonhof wrote:

    #[stupid questions]
    #Any reason why Cyrix chips have CPUID disabled on default?

    [many-times repeated answer]
    First off, only the Cx6x86's have this, and only non-L's at that.

    Second, I have no bloody idea. It was a design desicion I wasn't
    privleged to be in on, so I honestly couldn't tell you.

    -Phil R. Jaenke (kernel@nls.net / prj@nls.net)
    TheGuyInCharge(tm), Ketyra Designs - We get paid to break stuff :)
    Linux pkrea.ketyra.INT 2.0.33 #15 Sat Apr 18 00:40:21 EDT 1998 i586
    Linux eiterra.nls.net 2.1.98 #15 Fri May 1 18:21:00 EDT 1998 i586
    - Linus says for 'brave people only.' I say 'keep a backup.' - :)
    ! I reserve the right to bill spammers for my time and disk space !


    -
    To unsubscribe from this list: send the line "unsubscribe linux-kernel" in
    the body of a message to majordomo@vger.rutgers.edu

    \
     
     \ /
      Last update: 2005-03-22 13:43    [W:0.022 / U:33.856 seconds]
    ©2003-2016 Jasper Spaans. hosted at Digital OceanAdvertise on this site