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    SubjectRe: /proc/cpuinfo verbiage differ unnecessarily between ports...
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    >>>>> "David" == david parsons <o.r.c@p.e.l.l.p.o.r.t.l.a.n.d.o.r.u.s> writes:

    David> In article <linux.kernel.d3r9kjzjjl.fsf@lxp03.cern.ch>, Jes
    David> Sorensen <Jes.Sorensen@cern.ch> wrote:
    >> Since none of the info in /proc/cpuinfo should be of interest to
    >> any tools

    David> Why not? I'd say that the contents of /proc/cpuinfo would
    David> be very interesting to tools, because it's what the operating
    David> system thinks it's running on.

    Why, it's a name of the CPU, MMU and FPU a bunch of version levels and
    a list of bugs. In principle these are of no interest to user space
    applications except for "my **** is bigger than your ****"
    applications.

    Now while we are at it, please fix your mail client to stop eating the
    References: lines - it's very rude.

    Jes

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