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Re: uname -p reports 'unknown' for Athlons?
- From: Elfyn McBratney <elfyn at ubertales dot co dot uk>
- To: Nomen Nescio <nobody at dizum dot com>
- Cc: cygwin at cygwin dot com
- Date: Sun, 11 May 2003 12:42:44 +0100 (BST)
- Subject: Re: uname -p reports 'unknown' for Athlons?
On Sun, 11 May 2003, Nomen Nescio wrote:
> > >> Who's the sh-utils guru here? :-)
> cgf> That could be you! It's free software, remember?
> Cute, very cute, Chris, and yes, we know full well that this
> is a (mostly) all-volunteer effort as far as fixing nits,
> but that was a very non-responsive and unproductive reply,
> and it would be more helpful if you could tell us who deals
> with bumping versions in code inherited from gnu.org.
> (I.E., sh-utils in general and uname in particular.)
> At least, can any of you -RCM's tell us who's the most familiar
> with configuration-management issues in that part of the tree?
Well, as it's been said it's a side-effect (feature?) of Windows, and this
behaviour isn't just found on Athlon CPUs.
And about the versions thing, it might be down to fileutils, shellutils
and textutils now being coreutils.
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