The Xeon is basically a Pentium with more cache etc. Whether it's based on a
Pentium 2, 3 or 4 depends on your Xeon. The newer ones are all based on the
>From: "Hooton, Gerard" <G.Hooton at ucc.ie>
>To: "'cork at linux.ie'" <cork at linux.ie>
>Subject: [CLUG] Which Processor?
>Date: Mon, 9 Feb 2004 11:41:38 -0000
>When configuring a new kernel (2.4.24) using make xconfig I have to choose
>A processor in the 'Processor type and features' menu.
>My system has Intel Xeon MP processors.
>This processor is no mentioned explicitly in the menu, so which one do I
>How is the Intel Xeon MP processors related to the Pentium family ?
>Department of Microelectronic Engineering U.C.C.
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