Re: Q: status of Athlon support

Alan Cox (
Mon, 29 Nov 1999 22:31:11 +0000 (GMT)

> - is the Athlon support as stable as [the support for] the other CPUs
> (Intel PII/PIII/Celeron, AMD K6, etc.)?

It is supported by all but a small range of 2.2 kernels that had a bug
in them.

> - do I need a development kernel, or a patched 2.2?

Standard 2.2.12/13 is fine. 2.3.2x gives you Athlon optimisations in part.


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