Quick question ia64 vs amd 32/64
obrien at FreeBSD.org
Thu May 15 18:39:54 PDT 2003
On Thu, May 15, 2003 at 08:56:09PM -0400, Michael J. Pelletier wrote:
> 1) Which architecture is currently supported more Intel or AMD?
> 2) Which architecture will be maturely supported first by FreeBSD?
IMHO, AMD64. Note I am biased though. Today more committers have AMD64
boxes than IA-64, much less 6 mo. from now. The AMD64 platform has a
much more common i386 architecture and can share i386's packages.
> In your option which architecture is better and why?
AMD64, but again I'm strongly biased and this question should be taken to
chat at freebsd.org
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