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[20050221] 64-bit NetBSD confirmed working on Intel's latest 64-bit enabled CPUs
Intel tried to run their own 64bit CPU with the Itanic^WItanium, but that didn't work out, so they have now adopted the instruction chip extensions from AMD, producing fully 64-bit enabled Pentium 4 (EMT) and Xeon CPUs. Of course such a 64bit CPU wants to run an operating system in real 64bit mode, and after first examples of these CPUs are available, NetBSD/amd64(!) can be confirmed working on these CPUs. See a posting from Havard Eidnes for dmesg output of a IBM x306 including Gigabit Ethernet (wm0, wm1) and Serial ATA (piixide0).

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