Release 6.1 ia64 on Dell 2800
jhb at freebsd.org
Fri May 19 21:24:47 UTC 2006
On Friday 19 May 2006 09:32, Rick Jones wrote:
> Vikash Badal wrote:
> > Can anyone help me ?
> > I am trying to install Release 6.1 IA64 on a DELL 2800.
> > The install cd just hangs, no boot loader init or anything else.
> > The server :
> > 2 x 64-bit Intel Xeon Dual-core 2.8GHz, 800MHz front side bus, 2MB L2
> > cache 16GB Ram
> > CHIPSET : Intel E7520
> Given that IA64 is for Itanium CPUs, and you've said that the system has
> Xeons, I suppose that shouldn't be a surprise?-)
> > The i386 version boots but only sees 8 GB of RAM.
It should only see 4 unless you build a PAE kernel.
> is there an EM64T version of FreeBSD?
FreeBSD/amd64 supports both amd64 and em64t CPUs in 64-bit mode.
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