[CentOS] which kernel for AMD Sempron processor?

Karanbir Singh mail-lists at karan.org
Mon Oct 3 14:04:52 UTC 2005

Peter Farrow wrote:
> The Sempron is essentislly an Athlon XP processor, so I would use the 
> Athlon kernel...
>> Is it ok to use the i686 kernel in an AMD Sempron or should I be using 
>> another?

There is no Athlon kernel in CentOS4.... as Ignacio has pointed out, 
should you need that small performance boost, then build yourself.

If you are using CentOS3, then yes - use the Athlon kernel.

- KB

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