[CentOS] which kernel for AMD Sempron processor?

Tom admin at homemachine.net
Mon Oct 3 14:28:49 UTC 2005

Karanbir Singh wrote:
> 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

Ah yes, that's why I asked as I couldn't find an Athlon kernel for 4.1 :)
Will there be one?

thanks for the help.

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