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Re: does Debian labeled for AMD-64 run on Pentium cpu family 6?

On Fri, 27 May 2011 13:13:25 -0300, tarcisio praciano-pereira wrote:

> 2011/5/27 William Hopkins <we.hopkins@gmail.com>
>> On 05/27/11 at 12:50am, tarcisio praciano-pereira wrote:
>> > I have a Pentium cpu family 6 (copy from /proc/cpuinfo) model 23 -
>> > Dual Core, cpuid level 13.  I hope I have no missed the important
>> > information.
>> >
>> > Does Debian 6.0 labeled for AMD-64 run in this CPU?
>> To see if your CPU is 64-bit, look for the lm tag in cpuinfo The AMD64
>> architecture is for any 64-bit CPU other than the Itanium family, and I
>> am reasonably sure if you had an Itanium you would know it.

> Thanks for your answer.
> I found  this which is "non-sense to me":

That "non-sense" are the capabilities of your processor.
> flags           : fpu vme de pse tsc msr pae mce cx8 apic sep mtrr pge
> mca cmov pat pse36 clflush dts acpi mmx fxsr sse sse2 ss ht tm pbe *lm
> constant_tsc *arch_perfmon pebs bts pni monitor ds_cpl vmx est tm2 ssse3
> cx16 xtpr  lahf_lm

Are the asterisks (*) manually added by you?

> Sorry for this repeated question and for my ignorance regarding this
> simple detail.
> Well, this who asks wants to learn....

File "cpufeature.h" (not localizable in my system) holds some data:




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