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Yoshi39
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PostPosted: Tue Jul 19, 2005 9:46 am    Post subject: prossesor inoprability Reply with quote

I have recently bought a AMD64 X2 processor, unfortunatlly it won't get here for another week in the mean time im boroving a freinds AMD64 3200+ so my question is is it posibale to install gentoo now and when my new processor arives simply switch proccesor. I also have a second question is there any options i need to enable in the kernel other then SMP for the X2 to work?
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PostPosted: Tue Jul 19, 2005 12:22 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Hm, I think you could do that. I don't see anything wrong with it. In the kernel, you need SMP, and of course your architecture selected.

and btw... Great buy!
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PostPosted: Tue Jul 19, 2005 12:26 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Please follow up here: https://forums.gentoo.org/viewtopic-t-352373.html

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