Can LINUX work under my processor ???
Posted on 1998-10-02
I know that Linux works under K6 processor because it belongs to the x86 processor family but my point here is that is any conflict I might expect, hardware settings, kernels updates like symetric processing(multi-processors installed). I still I am not sure if I can play with two K6 processors like I can with Pentium.
And by the way how much MIPS or better how much computing power a K6 300Mhz(MMX) can give to me. Please do compare to a pentium(II, MMX and whatever is it).
An example say like: "K6 300Mhz(MMX) will give you the same speed in computing instructions just like a Pentium II(MMX) 333Mhz"?? How much? This is the first time I am going to buy a PC with K6 processor...