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Re: Reducing number of i386 linux images


On Tue, 21 Aug 2007, Bastian Blank wrote:

> I think its another time to reconsider the available i386 images.
> Currently we build:
> - 486
> - 686
> - 686-bigmem
> - k7
> - amd64
> I propose the following:
> - Rename 686-bigmem to 686-pae. pae is more than support for much
>   memory, it includes things like NX.

as already told on private channel to many pentium m out there are
don't support pae

> - Drop k7.

486 image is fine for those and the hardware is no longer
so wide spread.

this should allow to add vserver-bigmem
irc there is quite some demand.

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