[CentOS] install on via 800mhz box 4.4

Jeff Stacey Jeff.Stacey at jri.ca
Fri Sep 29 13:33:12 UTC 2006



On Thu, 2006-28-09 at 17:48 +0000, Jerry Geis  wrote:
> I tried install 4.4 on an old Via 800mhz box. i386 of course.
> The installer dies pretty quick.
> I thought the via was i386 compatible?
> Is there something special to do.
> 
> Jerry

Install with the i586 kernel. gcc presumes that all i686 class
processors do cmov. The Via C3 is a i686 class processor, it doesn't
implement the "optional" cmov instruction.

Jeff





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