MMX on K6

MMX on K6

Post by Andy Goncharof » Sat, 08 May 1999 04:00:00



Hello!

Does Amd-k6 support Intel MMX instructions or not ?

Andy

 
 
 

MMX on K6

Post by Iain Hutchiso » Sat, 08 May 1999 04:00:00



> Does Amd-k6 support Intel MMX instructions or not ?

Yes.  I've got the manuals on my desk right now.  They're all in there.

+------------------------------------------+
| Iain Hutchison                           |
| 3rd Year Computation - St Anne's College |


+------------------------------------------+

 
 
 

MMX on K6

Post by Charles Bon » Sat, 08 May 1999 04:00:00


Hi Andy,

Yes -- I'm doing MMX development work on a system
using an AMD-K6.


> Hello!

> Does Amd-k6 support Intel MMX instructions or not ?

> Andy

 
 
 

MMX on K6

Post by Ian Kemmi » Sat, 08 May 1999 04:00:00





>> Does Amd-k6 support Intel MMX instructions or not ?

>Yes.  I've got the manuals on my desk right now.  They're all in there.

It also supports the CPUID instruction which lets you *find out* whether it
supports MMX or not:-)

- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Ian Kemmish                   18 Durham Close, Biggleswade, Beds SG18 8HZ, UK

- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Behind every successful organisation stands one person who knows the secret
of how to keep the managers away from anything truly important.

 
 
 

MMX on K6

Post by DenpoKode » Wed, 12 May 1999 04:00:00


Any one benchmarked the K6 mmx instruction in comparision to PentiumII ?