Welcome to the most active Linux Forum on the web.
Go Back > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Hardware
User Name
Linux - Hardware This forum is for Hardware issues.
Having trouble installing a piece of hardware? Want to know if that peripheral is compatible with Linux?


  Search this Thread
Old 03-10-2004, 02:13 PM   #1
LQ Newbie
Registered: Aug 2003
Posts: 15

Rep: Reputation: 0
Architecture changed from i386 to i586

It would appear that the architecture on my laptop running running Redhat 9.0 changed from i386 to i586 without my help.

Is it possible to switch back to i386 easily?


Last edited by pawlub; 03-10-2004 at 02:32 PM.
Old 03-10-2004, 06:27 PM   #2
Senior Member
Registered: Apr 2001
Location: Plymouth, England.
Distribution: Debian + Ubuntu
Posts: 4,358

Rep: Reputation: 57
Is there a reason you want to change it back? Are you developing software for the lowest common denominator?


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
i386 or i586 bong.mau Linux - Hardware 1 09-08-2005 01:31 PM
i586 and i386 ? thedp Linux - Newbie 3 09-23-2004 07:08 PM
i686, i586, i386 cuco76 Linux - General 2 11-22-2003 12:45 PM
what does i386,i586,i686 mean? Baran Linux - Newbie 2 09-10-2003 04:52 AM
RH 7.3 os i386 only or is there a i586 warpig Linux - Distributions 3 09-27-2002 07:12 PM > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Hardware

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 12:40 AM.

Main Menu
Write for LQ is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration