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Old 12-15-2005, 12:20 AM   #1
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what's the difference between cat /proc/cpuinfo and x86info

In order to determine the best drivers for one's cpu when building a kernel?
Old 12-15-2005, 07:45 PM   #2
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Well 'cat /proc/cpuinfo' will provide information about non-x86 CPU's for starters.


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