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Old 06-28-2005, 10:55 PM   #1
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Linux changes processor values.


For my homework, I had to write a program in C in linux, but it gives the wrong answer. My friend programmed the same program in windows and it works fine. I think it has something to do with how linux makes the processor multiply. Probably a bug in linux? I think linux is uncompatable with my

1) Motherboard (Asus)
2) Processor (Centrino)
3) RAM (60GB)

I think it's hardware related because I just got this computer from the school, I had a Dell before.

Does anyone know if linux should work? I can take screenshots of my hardware manager

Thanks, Lee
 
Old 06-28-2005, 11:43 PM   #2
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How about more information on the program itself, there's no way Linux is changing the way processor does math.
 
  


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