On Wed, 27 Jun 2007 14:54:52 -0500 [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: > I have just stuck the disks from an old AMD Athlon(tm) (1333.39-MHz > 686-class CPU) into a new box with an AMD Athlon(tm) 64 Processor > 3800+ (2387.78-MHz 686-class CPU). I am still building a daily > kernel with the old configuration and all is well. Of course the > old configuration was/is i386. Now I need to compile for 64 bit > apps.
Are you sure about that? there are few compelling reasons to go to 64-bit, if you already have a working system. As far as performance is concerned, it may go either way. > Right now all is > working fine with todays, sources and kernel except they are compiled > for Intel. They are compiled for i386; Intel and AMD both produce CPUs for both platforms. _______________________________________________ firstname.lastname@example.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]"