DragonFly users List (threaded) for 2005-03
Re: GENERIC - Raising the bar
Garance A Drosihn wrote:
Note that FreeBSD 5.x and 6.x do not include the 386 code in
the default GENERIC kernel. The installer CD might be compiled
with "cpu I386_CPU" included, but the GENERIC kernel does not...
Just curious, here.
What would be the harm in having GENERIC.386, GENERIC.486, etc. and then
programmatically setting up GENERIC as a symlink to the one closest
matching the hardware?
P.S. Garance, sorry for the duplication, I just switched to Thunder
Bird, and am still adjusting.
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