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Re: Right kernel for AMD Athlon64-3000+

On Sun, Aug 06, 2006 at 01:27:21PM +1000, Sam Varghese wrote:
> I've been running an AMD64-3000+ with a generic kernel for the last six
> months:
> sam@zizyphus:~$ uname -a
> Linux zizyphus 2.6.16-2-amd64-generic #1 Sun Jul 16 01:12:23 CEST 2006 x86_64 GNU/Linux
> Today I was just wondering if the amd64-k8 kernel wouldn't be more suited
> for this processor.

It technically would, although the difference is pretty minor.  I
believe there are plans to drop -generic entirely for future kernels.

Len Sorensen

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