[SATLUG] Filesystem/RAID advice

c P sargonemail at gmail.com
Tue Oct 12 22:23:29 CDT 2010


c P wrote:

>> Yes, but using 32bits or Linux UAE is/will slow down the areas where >
>> 32bits of the 64 bits are used.  So if you give windows > 2^32 bits of
>> ram under 32 bit linux; linux will slow down windows.

>The point is not that there will be more cycles used.  Of course there
>will.  The question is whether the increased number of cycles is
>noticeable by a human.  In most 64-bit systems, there are 32-bit
>libraries as well as 64-bit libraries.  This is for compatibility with
>executables that have not been rebuilt as 64-bit executables.  I've
>never known anyone to be able to tell when the 32-bit libraries are
>running without some tool to tell them which is running.
>
>   -- Bruce

The issue was running a 64bit OS under a 32bit OS (not 32bit OS under 64bit OS).

Craig


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