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Re: [SLE] IA-64
  • From: Jerry Feldman <gaf@xxxxxxx>
  • Date: Sun, 28 May 2006 14:35:20 -0400
  • Message-id: <20060528143520.64100295@xxxxxxxxxxx>
On Sun, 28 May 2006 11:16:07 -0400
Carl Hartung <suselinux@xxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:

> I thought 'IA64' designated a server family (with many possible mainboard +
> cpu combinations) not a "processor." Are you saying you've got SLES 9 running
> on Itanium processors 'out of the box'?
IA64 is Intel's Itanium processor, just as x86_64 refers to both AMD
and Intel 64-bit processor extensions to the x86 architecture.

Jerry Feldman <gaf@xxxxxxx>
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