[SATLUG] [RANT] Stuff not working

Geoff geoff at w5omr.shacknet.nu
Thu Jan 3 07:19:12 CST 2008


Ernest De Leon wrote:
> unless you run an app that takes advantage of the 64 bit architecture, i
> would just drop back to 32 bit....64 gains you nothing unless you have 4GB+
> of RAM or you have apps that are written to exploit 64 bit architecture.

Doesn't matter.  If you boot up in a 64-bit world, as soon as the uP 
sees 32-bit code, it will revert to 32-bit, and -not- go 'up'.




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