Re: 2.1.75 /proc/cpuinfo

Myrdraal (
Mon, 22 Dec 1997 18:00:32 -0500

On Mon, Dec 22, 1997 at 05:53:40PM -0600, Patrick St. Jean wrote:
> On Mon, 22 Dec 1997, Myrdraal wrote:
> > [output from cat /proc/cpuinfo deleted]
> > Is that how my /proc/cpuinfo is supposed to look? I believe the chip in
> > this system is a Cyrix.
> If it is a Cyrix, then it's either a MediaGX or a 5x86. It seems that the
> stuff that is supposed to enable CPUINFO on the Cyrix chips isn't...
> That's outside of the patch that I sent in, but from reading the code,
> that is what it appears that this is doing...
Yup, it's a 586 chip. So a 586 shouldn't identify?