Re: [Linux-ia64] Linux, Itanium and PA/RISC

From: Matthew Wilcox <>
Date: 2003-03-24 23:10:37
On Mon, Mar 24, 2003 at 11:41:18AM +0100, Adriano Galano wrote:
> Hi all:
> I read that IA-64 support PA-RISC instruction mapping. That's mean that I
> can use Linux for PA/RISC ( in a Itanium 2
> computer?

No.  You certainly can't run a PA-RISC kernel on an IA64 box, just like
you can't run an x86 kernel on an ia64 box.

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Received on Mon Mar 24 04:10:43 2003

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