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Re: Which dowload to use for Red Hat 7.2 i586?

From: Joi Ellis
Subject: Re: Which dowload to use for Red Hat 7.2 i586?
Date: Fri, 26 Apr 2002 15:33:16 -0500 (CDT)

On Fri, 26 Apr 2002, Jerome Jacobsen wrote:

> I see downloads for i386 and i686.  My machine is i586.  Which binary should
> I use?  Do I need to download source and compile for my machine?  Or is
> there an available binary somewhere?

Use the i386 binary.  It will run on  your 586.  The 686 binary *might*,
but I wouldn't be shocked if it doesn't.

Joi Ellis                    Software Engineer
Aravox Technologies          address@hidden, address@hidden

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