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Old 05-01-2013, 08:00 AM   #1
JD Nimavat
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installing i686 rom on i386 machine


Is it possible to install i686 rpm on i386 machine?
will it create any problem?

Thanks in advance

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Old 05-01-2013, 08:47 AM   #2
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I don't think it will work very well. A 686 has some features lacking on the 486. If the binaries don't use those features it may work... Fedora, for instance, won't work as it is optimized for 686 or higher.
 
  


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