Re: AMD K6

H. Peter Anvin (
4 May 1997 03:52:20 GMT

Followup to: <>
By author: stephen farrell <>
In newsgroup:
> what is the status of linux on the AMD K6 -- does it work? how does
> it benchmark? what are people's opinions about the K6?

I can confirm that currently the K6 does **NOT** work with Linux, at
least not version 2.0.27 that is on the Red Hat boot disk. On my
brand new K6-PR166 it displays the same symptoms as have previously
been reported to this list. Man, am I bummed. However, I'll see if
I can find a fix.


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