Re: Simple Question: which Kernel I should use
firstname.lastname@example.org (Stefan Schroepfer) writes:
> But where I become scared is the topic about "CPU revisions"
> or "steppings". What CPU stepping is necessary (Itanium I,
> for now), to use kernels shipped with 3.0 r1 or even more
> recent, let alone other software ...
Any production i2000 that shipped from HP should have a CPU stepping that is
adequate to run current firmware and any of the kernels from Debian.
If you somehow get your hands on a prototype (white plastic instead of blue
and grey), then you may have some cause for concern.