Linked by Thom Holwerda on Thu 13th Jul 2006 19:19 UTC
PC-BSD PC-BSD 1.2 has been released. "PC-BSD software is pleased to announce the immediate availability of PC-BSD 1.2 for x86 based processors. PC-BSD 1.2 now utilizes the FreeBSD advanced ULE scheduler and is compiled with optimizations for 686 processors (all support for 386, 486 and 586 microcode is disabled in kernel). This release of PC-BSD ushers in a new era of stability and simplicity for desktop operating systems based on UNIX, making it a solid release for home and business usage."
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586 support
by MJ75 on Fri 14th Jul 2006 17:10 UTC
MJ75
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2006-07-14

No 586 support? Why?

I was actually looking forward to migrating an old Win98 machine to PC-BSD (my parents PC, a K6-2/500). Now this is out of the question...

Too bad ;)

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