[Buildroot] Xeon variant for x86_64 target

Andreas Ziegler br015 at umbiko.net
Mon Mar 22 16:43:35 UTC 2021

Hi Atilla,

> I am preparing a config for an Intel Xeon D based target. There is no 
> Xeon
> variant available in the 2021.02 release. I am not very familiar with 
> the
> x86 family but I want to create a pro[er variant if possible.

You need to specify the processor architecture inside the Linux kernel 
separately (Processor type -> Processor family).

Since Linux puts Core 2 and (newer) Xeon in one setting, you should be 
fine with Core 2 for Buildroot also.


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