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Re: [opensuse-factory] Kernel clarification
  • From: Andreas Jaeger <aj@xxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Sat, 7 Nov 2009 20:54:41 +0100
  • Message-id: <200911072054.41859.aj@xxxxxxxxxx>
On Saturday 07 November 2009 03:06:19 Basil Chupin wrote:
Forgot to mention: the CPU is AMD XP 3200+, 1.5GB RAM, 2x 500GB HDs,

The desktop kernel needs AFAIR PAE support, I'm not sure your CPU has it -
that might be the reason for the installation of the default one.

In general: kernel-desktop runs on "newer" hardware only, kernel-default
runs also on some older,

Andreas
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