Does CPU type matter?

Jeroen Coumans jeroencoumans at
Wed Mar 27 11:03:58 PST 2002

On Wednesday 27 March 2002 14:10, IvanK. wrote:
> Hi all,
> I built my 3.1 LFS almost four months ago on my laptop and now I want
> to use it on my desktop.  However, the two machines are as different
> from each other as day and night are.  My laptop is a pentium3
> all-IDE machine, while my destop is Athlon XP all-SCSI.  So far, I've
> run my pentium-compiled (no optimizations) LFS on my desktop for a
> few hours, without any problems, thank you (knock on wood).  But I
> wanted to check if there might be subtle problems I should expect. 
> Should I rebuild a new, 3.2, LFS on the desktop?

AFAIK Athlon XP is compatible with PIII and PIV, so there should be no 
problems. You might wanna recompile the kernel (if you haven't done 
so), and unless you're interested in optimizations that should be it.

Jeroen Coumans
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