RE: Montecito processor family

From: Luck, Tony <>
Date: 2006-06-06 06:37:42
> > model name : Intel(r) Itanium(r) 2 Processor 1.6GHz with 24M L3 Cache for 533MHz Platforms
> Presumably this would be the same string that's used in the processor
> manuals?  If so, that would be really helpful to have.

The same person at Intel provides the string to the PAL team for the
PAL_BRAND_INFO call as gets used in the manuals.  So the goal is that
they should be the same.  But the reaction time of print-media and
PAL releases is different, so when branding changes happen, the strings
may get out of sync.  That's apparently the case here: print manuals
will include the 9xxx processor model number, but current PAL doesn't
have that.

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