[wellylug] Jethro's distro

Jethro Carr dodocaptain at paradise.net.nz
Thu Jul 8 18:38:48 NZST 2004

On Thu, 2004-07-08 at 15:25, jumbophut wrote:
> On Thu, 08 Jul 2004 14:06:26 +1200, Jethro Carr  wrote:
> > 
> > Important Note:
> > 
> > GDM does not run on a system built for an i386.
> > Don't ask, it just does't ;-)
> > 
> I'd be somewhat surprised to find somebody with a 386 running GDM! 
> Just out of interest, do you reckon it would work on a system built
> for an i586, which might *just* cope with GDM?

Proberly, as all the major distro are compiled for a i586 and up. (ie:
redhat 9 won't work on a i486 or below)

Either way, I've now compiled everything for a i686 - very common chip.
Even my 433mhz celeron is an i686!

-- Jethro

dodocaptain at paradise.net.nz



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