[CentOS-docs] Article on building i586 CentOS-5 kernel
timothy.ty.lee at gmail.com
Mon Jan 11 06:57:48 UTC 2010
On 01/11/2010 02:29 PM, Christopher Chan wrote:
> Wow. There are Pentium machines still running out there?
> You do know that Pentium optimizations are only for Pentiums and that
> such binaries could actually run slower on anything Pentium-II/Pentium
> Pro and above than i386 (actually i486 optimized binaries iirc - must
> check gcc) optimized binaries due to the architecture differences of the
Got some VIA C3 processors that absolutely refuse to run i686 kernels.
They were running on Fedora 7, but that's getting too abandoned for any
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