I have more then 4gb and was wondering why it didn't all show up.... is there anyway to do a in place upgrade (I have a lot of user data)... also someone should think about changing the naming on the iso/cpu types since 20 years of industry experience (15 with FreeBSD) and reading hardware.txt did not give a clue on this.
--Aryeh On 9/29/07, Lowell Gilbert <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote: > "Aryeh Friedman" <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> writes: > > > Currently I have done a build/installworld build/install/kernel using > > a i386 CPUTYPE (w/ SMP and APIC set in the kernel (I am using the > > default sys/i386/conf/GENERIC) do I need to change this to amd64 for a > > intel duo e6850? (I have had several seemingly unrelated problems > > that no one seems to be able to reproduce)... btw it is a P35 chipset > > It should work fine with either. With large amounts of memory (over 4 > gigabytes), amd64 will be better. There are a few (mostly desktop-only) > ports that will run on i386 but not on amd64. > > _______________________________________________ email@example.com mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]"