[SciPy-user] build issue on 64-bit Intel Core2 Duo

Robert Kern robert.kern at gmail.com
Wed Jan 31 01:15:29 CST 2007

Nadav Horesh wrote:
>> Few more informations:
>>python numpy/distutils/cpuinfo.py:
>>CPU information: getNCPUs=4 has_mmx has_sse has_sse2 is_64bit is_Intel
>>is_XEON is_Xeon is_i686
> Well,
> Crossing our systems' info it looks to me that the best and straight
> forward way to identify Intel's imitation to amd64 arch is:
> def _is_Nocona(self):
>      return self.is_64bit() and self.is_Intel() and self.is_i686()
> Did not test it but it fits and looks logical.

If someone will test it and verify, then I will check it in.

Robert Kern

"I have come to believe that the whole world is an enigma, a harmless enigma
 that is made terrible by our own mad attempt to interpret it as though it had
 an underlying truth."
  -- Umberto Eco

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