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Re: 586 kernels.



On Thursday 21 June 2007 20:58:09 David Woodhouse wrote:
> What is it that we stand to gain from dropping i586, again? I appreciate
> that it seems to have an order of magnitude fewer users than PowerPC,
> but why do we actually need to drop it?

I don't think we're really planning on doing that.  Dave is trying to find a 
way to build a single kernel that will work for /both/ i586 and i686.  It 
sounds like he has one already, but he's running into rpm issues given that 
it's named i686.

-- 
Jesse Keating
Release Engineer: Fedora

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