On Tue, Dec 2, 2008 at 4:59 PM, Johan Hendriks <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
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>>> the only reason that people use FreeBSD/i386 on 64-bit processors is that
>>> some binary-only drivers are only availaboe for i386.
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>>what kind of drivers would be missing for the amd64 distribution ???
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> Nvidia!!!

No Nvidia on that particular motherboard so the OP is on the safe side.

@OP: I have just installed FBSD amd 64 2 weeks ago to benefit of +4 GB of RAM
and until now i didn't have any kind of problem in compiling and
running applications.

My box is a web/mail/vpn/router/samba (yes i know there shouldn't be
that many services
on the box, but tell my boss that) and all the apps are working like a charm.

v

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