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Re: named illegal instruction on i486

On Apr 22, 2014, at 6:43, Christos Zoulas <> wrote:

> In article <>,
> Frank Wille  <> wrote:
>> The disassembly shows that the CPU fails on executing the instruction
>> "lock cmpxchg...", which is only available for Pentium CPUs and higher.
>> Any idea what went wrong? Is it a general problem in libc or was named
>> built for >=Pentium?
> Looks that way (our assembly files are written for >= pentium). Until
> that gets fixes, you can turn off NAMED_USE_PTHREADS.

I thought cmpxchg was available on the 486 (but not on the 386)...
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