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Thorsten Leemhuis fedora at leemhuis.info
Sat Feb 5 13:55:18 UTC 2005

Am Samstag, den 05.02.2005, 14:22 +0100 schrieb Arjan van de Ven:
> > coreutils-5.2.1-38
> > ------------------
> > * Fri Feb 04 2005 Tim Waugh <twaugh at redhat.com> 5.2.1-38
> > - Special case for ia32e in uname (bug #145266).
> this is wrong. Very wrong. 
> uname should report x86_64 for both AMD and Intel 64 bit x64 machines.
> The architecture is x86_64. No ifs or buts.

While at it and just out of curiosity -- why to we have both ia32e and
x86_64 as possible archs in bugzilla.redhat.com? 

I'm just wondering if that is (still?) needed... And yes, I know there
are small differences between those two. But are they important for us
and needed in bugzilla? I think they are more confusing then helpful.

just my 2 cent...
Thorsten Leemhuis <fedora at leemhuis.info>

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