Subject: Re: "GenuineIntel" spacing ???
To: None <>
From: John F. Woods <>
List: current-users
Date: 08/03/1994 09:38:16
> No.  Only fairly recent Intel 486s have the `cpuid' instruction which
> returns that string.  Older ones do not, so the kernel can't print it
> out.
> I'm starting to consider removing that altogether.

Or you could append the string "(too bad)".