AMD64 vs i386 for FreeBSD

Michal Pasternak michal at
Sat Jun 26 19:19:29 PDT 2004

David O'Brien [Sat, Jun 26, 2004 at 04:00:26PM -0700]:
> You do know you can run FreeBSD/i386 on the Athlon64 3200+ laptop,
> right? :-)  A 3200+ running 32-bit FreeBSD will out-perform the  P4
> 2.8GHz running the same OS.

... but will it outperform it also by heat dissipation?


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