Subject: Re: Processor types and uname data on AIX (proposed change)
To: Peter Schmiedeskamp <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: None <email@example.com>
Date: 05/06/2004 21:01:57
On 6 May 2004 at 11:00, Peter Schmiedeskamp wrote:
> Ugh! Under AIX 4.3, there appears to be no good way
> of determining the processor type. Maybe during
> bootstrap, we could try to set the uname flags to
> -prvs, and failing that, fall back to building binary
> packages on a per-machine basis?
The bootinfo -T command should reply with the processor type
AIX uses this value for bosboot, mksysb, and NIM.