Subject: Re: Processor types and uname data on AIX (proposed change)
To: None <>
From: Peter Schmiedeskamp <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 06/03/2004 09:02:08
Sorry for the glacial pace of getting this patch to
you all.

Given the excellent feedback on using the "bootinfo
-T" command to return the architecture type, here is a
patch to that should fix some of the uname
issues on AIX.

---      Thu Jun  3 09:42:08 2004
+++  Thu Jun  3 09:52:03 2004
@@ -66,6 +66,12 @@
        OSREL=`uname -v`
        OSMAJOR=`IFS=.; set $OSREL; echo $1`
+       OSMAJOR=`uname -v`
+       OSMINOR=`uname -r`
+       MACHINE_ARCH=`bootinfo -T`
+       ;;

Let me know if this works for everyone.  I apologize
for the delay.


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