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Old 07-15-2009, 10:11 AM   #1
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Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 for IBM machines with POWER processors


Hi

Can Red Hat Enterprise Linux WS (v. 4 for 64-bit AMD64/Intel EM64T) Installation CDs be used for installations of RHEL 4 in IBM machines with POWER processors.

Machine Model Type : IBM,9111-285
CPU Type : 64-bit

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Old 07-15-2009, 03:32 PM   #2
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Hi

Can Red Hat Enterprise Linux WS (v. 4 for 64-bit AMD64/Intel EM64T) Installation CDs be used for installations of RHEL 4 in IBM machines with POWER processors.

Machine Model Type : IBM,9111-285
CPU Type : 64-bit

Thanks and Regards
Rajiv
You answered your own question, didn't you?? You've got RedHat for AMD or Intel 64 bit chips, but not for PowerPC chips. So no, it's not supported. Call RedHat, or check their knowledgebase for info on their supported configurations.
 
Old 07-16-2009, 10:46 AM   #3
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No. AMD64/Intel EM64T is not PowerPC.
 
Old 07-17-2009, 02:12 AM   #4
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Thanks for your information

From the following link

http://www.redhat.com/rhel/compare/

separate installation packs are available for the for IBM POWER machines.

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Rajiv
 
  


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