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SubjectRe: [RFC GIT PULL] "Nuke 386-DX/SX support" changes for v3.8
On 12/12/2012 11:00 AM, H. Peter Anvin wrote:
>
> It builds and boots, at least. I'm currently installing Red Hat 4.1 in
> a VM so I can test to see if it does anything more than that. It
> doesn't get in the way the same case the old 386 bits does, so I'm more
> reluctant to remove it, but it does touch a lot of paths.
>

Well... it turns out to boot and run Red Hat 4.1 just fine (using qemu
-cpu 486 and the no387 option) once I changed /dev/hda1 to /dev/sda1.

I'm actually kind of impressed.

-hpa

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H. Peter Anvin, Intel Open Source Technology Center
I work for Intel. I don't speak on their behalf.



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