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Re: Pentium II supported?

On Fri, 28 Nov 1997, Richard L Shepherd wrote:

> Do Pentium II chip machines run Linux?  For instance the kernel build
> procedure (e.g. make xconfig) only has options for up to Pemtium Pro
> machines, which may be just a case of someone not having got-around-to
> putting the options in yet, or is there a bigger reason like "it doesn't
> go yet"?

The Pentium II is just a Pro with a different (anticompetitive ;) mounting
and different (cheaper) L2 caching (AFAIK). Choose 'Pentium Pro' in the
kernel compile configuration. 

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