[Chugalug] Linux removes support for 386

Ed King chevyiinova at bellsouth.net
Fri Dec 14 14:17:44 UTC 2012


I just compiled an hp pa-risc "processor" (via qemu source code) on my 
intel+linux box ;-)





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From: Alex Smith (K4RNT) <shadowhunter at gmail.com>
To: Chattanooga Unix Gnu Android Linux Users Group <chugalug at chugalug.org>
Sent: Thu, December 13, 2012 5:12:22 PM
Subject: Re: [Chugalug] Linux removes support for 386


You can recompile processors now? Wow, and to think I was planning on spending 
hundreds of dollars on FPGAs, all I had to do is buy a Core i3?!?!?!?

Where do you get some of this? :P


On Wed, Dec 12, 2012 at 10:29 PM, Rod-Lists <rod-lists at epbfi.com> wrote:

recompile. It is open source.
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>----- Stephen Kraus <ub3ratl4sf00 at gmail.com> wrote:
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>> I meant my stack of 33 and 66 Mhz Pentiums. Oh well.
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>> On Wed, Dec 12, 2012 at 4:37 PM, Dave Brockman <dave at brockmans.com> wrote:
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>> > On 12/12/2012 4:19 PM, Stephen Kraus wrote:
>> > > Damn, what am I going to do with that stack of Pentiums now?!
>> >
>> > If you mean the P5 generation variety (P54C/P55C), you run either the
>> > 486 or 586 kernel.  Anything Pentium Pro and above can run 686 kernel,
>> > although you'll have to adjust PAE support depending on your exact
>> > processor.
>> >
>> > Regards,
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>> > dtb
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