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Bug 155494 - x86info isn't installed on x86-64
Summary: x86info isn't installed on x86-64
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4
Classification: Red Hat
Component: kernel-utils
Version: 4.0
Hardware: x86_64
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
: ---
Assignee: Jarod Wilson
QA Contact: Brian Brock
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2005-04-20 20:34 UTC by Lev Makhlis
Modified: 2007-11-30 22:07 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

Fixed In Version: RHBA-2007-0763
Doc Type: Bug Fix
Doc Text:
Clone Of:
Last Closed: 2007-11-15 15:59:56 UTC
Target Upstream Version:

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Red Hat Product Errata RHBA-2007:0763 normal SHIPPED_LIVE kernel-utils bug fix and enhancement update 2007-11-14 16:58:14 UTC

Description Lev Makhlis 2005-04-20 20:34:16 UTC
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User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686; en-US; rv:1.7.6) Gecko/20050323 Firefox/1.0.2 Fedora/1.0.2-1.3.1

Description of problem:
x86info isn't included in the package for x86-64

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:

Actual Results:  x86info: command not found

Expected Results:  Same info as when 32-bit OS is installed on that CPU

Additional info:

The i386 binary works just fine if copied over (modulo the udev problem described in #155491).

Comment 1 Dave Jones 2005-09-23 21:50:38 UTC
getting it building native on x86-64 requires a few non-trivial changes, so I
recommend just using the i386 binary for rhel4.

Reassigning to comps.

Comment 5 RHEL Product and Program Management 2007-05-09 11:22:23 UTC
This request was evaluated by Red Hat Product Management for inclusion in a Red
Hat Enterprise Linux maintenance release.  Product Management has requested
further review of this request by Red Hat Engineering, for potential
inclusion in a Red Hat Enterprise Linux Update release for currently deployed
products.  This request is not yet committed for inclusion in an Update

Comment 6 Jarod Wilson 2007-06-14 19:45:45 UTC
I've updated x86info to upstream version 1.20, which adds support for a good
number of newer processors, as well as support for building/running on x86_64.
Featured in kernel-utils-2.4-13.1.104.

Comment 11 errata-xmlrpc 2007-11-15 15:59:56 UTC
An advisory has been issued which should help the problem
described in this bug report. This report is therefore being
closed with a resolution of ERRATA. For more information
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