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Re: [rmh@aybabtu.com: [PATCH] Fail gracefuly when attempting to load 64-bit kFreeBSD on IA32 CPU]

On Fri, Oct 09, 2009 at 08:30:41PM +0200, Robert Millan wrote:
> On Fri, Oct 09, 2009 at 08:21:49PM +0200, Robert Millan wrote:
> > 
> > FYI
> This should prevent amd64 kFreeBSD from crashing when running on ia32
> CPU.  If you'd like a more user-friendly message, the cpuid command
> can be used with scripting, e.g.:
>   if cpuid --blah ; then
>     echo "I don't like you!"
>     read
>     halt
>   fi
> either inside a menuentry or top of grub.cfg.

The message looks fine for now. Thanks for adding that.

Aurelien Jarno	                        GPG: 1024D/F1BCDB73
aurelien@aurel32.net                 http://www.aurel32.net

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