[LinuxBIOS] Status of the CS5535 southbridge?
jordan.crouse at amd.com
Mon Oct 29 23:19:29 CET 2007
On 29/10/07 15:11 -0700, Adam Talbot wrote:
> Strange, GCC just finished compiling. No errors and I have the system
> running i686 native.
> I tuned with CFLAGS="-Os -march=i686 -pipe"
Most people will be happy. But the potential does exist, and so I have to
go the safe route and recommend i586, lest somebody see my words on an
e-mail archive somewhere and encounter real breakage and yell at me.
As always, your milage may vary, and if you get better mileage then the
dealer says you do, I say go with it.. :)
> ron minnich wrote:
> > On 10/29/07, Jordan Crouse <jordan.crouse at amd.com> wrote:
> >> You shouldn't use 686 - these are i586 instruction sets. But there are
> >> some native i686 instructions, and they do run the risk of tripping you
> >> up (as happened to OLPC last year when readhat put 686 native instructions
> >> into 'as', with the less then hilarious results).
> > don't know why gmail just sent that last message. Sorry
> > I wonder if this also broke grub. I have a grub from FC7 which won't
> > work on qemu. Neat, eh? A bootloader that is cpu-specific.
> > ron
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