Re: Sig11s in a kernel compilation - Cyrix

Tigran Aivazian (
Mon, 4 May 1998 12:35:44 +0100 (BST)

On Mon, 4 May 1998, Steven N. Hirsch wrote:
> Can you elaborate on what these rpms contain? I have the CheapBytes 5.0
> CD and this is nowhere to be found.
yes, sure...

root@pegasus:/mnt/cdrom/updates# ls cyrix/
TRANS.TBL gcc-c++-
gcc- gcc-objc-

and there is also Errata which contains the following fragment:

Package: cyrix

Updated: 29-Dec-1997


(05-Dec-1997) Cyrix processors may have sig 11 and other problems.
(29-Dec-1997) Fixes problems involving sig 11 during compiling on
Cyrix chips.


Intel: (Note: this is _not_ an official update, nor is it PGP-signed
Red Hat. Rather, this is for people who have older Cyrix chips, and
experience difficulting when compiling.)

Hope this helps,

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