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SubjectRe: [PATCH] cpu detection fixes for test10-pre4
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"H. Peter Anvin" <hpa@transmeta.com>said:
> Alan Cox wrote:

[...]

> > > We should never have used anything but "i386" as the utsname... sigh.

> > Its questionable if we should include the 'i'

> True enough, personally I prefer "x86".

ia32 is the official name. OTOH, i[3-6]86 _are_ different beasts...
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