Re: [Linux-ia64] CPU stepping in /proc/cpuinfo?

From: Francis Galiegue <>
Date: 2000-10-26 01:41:46
On 25 Oct 2000, Jes Sorensen wrote:

> Francis> Right now, /proc/cpuinfo doesn't seem to print $subject,
> Francis> unless the stepping is available from the CPU serial
> Francis> number...
> Francis> Are there patches floating around?
> No - info is not available in any simple way.

Update: someone told me that revision in /proc/cpuinfo was what I was looking
for. 0 means Ax stepping, 1 or more means Bx. Is this the case?

Francis Galiegue,
"Programming is a race between programmers, who try and make more and more
idiot-proof software, and universe, which produces more and more remarkable
idiots. Until now, universe leads the race"  -- R. Cook
Received on Wed Oct 25 07:35:17 2000

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