hppa linux liveCD

Nicholas Leippe nick at leippe.com
Tue Jul 1 07:33:50 MDT 2008


On Monday 30 June 2008, Derek Davis wrote:
> On Mon, Jun 30, 2008 at 4:29 PM, Nicholas Leippe <nick at leippe.com> wrote:
> > When you installed gentoo, which did you use? 32bit or 64bit?
>
> Ah, that may be my problem. When choosing a stage file, I chose the
> one that was hppa2.0 rather than hppa1.1. I wonder if the 2.0 was a 64
> bit one? So I was compiling the kernel with a 64 bit compiler, but
> configuring it as 32 bit. Yikes, I may have to reinstall the system.

I don't think that hppa2.0 vs hppa1.1 is the same as 64bit vs 32bit. I believe 
that's just like 586 vs 686. New instructions, different instruction timings.




More information about the PLUG mailing list