lkml.org 
[lkml]   [2012]   [Dec]   [12]   [last100]   RSS Feed
Views: [wrap][no wrap]   [headers]  [forward] 
 
Messages in this thread
    /
    Date
    From
    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

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



    \
     
     \ /
      Last update: 2012-12-13 00:01    [W:0.026 / U:90.924 seconds]
    ©2003-2016 Jasper Spaans. hosted at Digital OceanAdvertise on this site