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Re: i386, i586 y i686!



On Tuesday 03 July 2001 10:24 am, you wrote:
> > The main directory will have the i386 kernel, but there is also a 586
> > and a 686 directory.
>
> What's the difference between the files in each subdirectory 386, 586 and
> 686?
> When I am going to install something I  always use i386's files  but my Pc
> is a Pentium II 500 Mhz.
> Can you help me?
>
In theory, the programs are optimized a little more when you use i686 
software, but in practice it really doesn't make much difference if you use 
the i386 or the i686. 
	John





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