AMD64 vs i386 for FreeBSD

Kenneth Culver culverk at
Tue Jun 29 22:09:26 PDT 2004

Quoting Remi <MrL0L at>:

> Just to clarify exactly what you mean. I can the x86 version of BSD with no
> changes to the BIOS, jumpers or anything on an AMD64?
> Sorry in advanced if this is a stupid question, Ive never dealt with
> anything but x86

Yeah, no changes anywhere. I have my machine set to triple-boot. First Hard
drive is windows, second is x86 freebsd, 3rd is amd64 freebsd. I can boot each
of the x86  OS's just like my computer was a normal x86, and I can boot the
amd64 with no bios or jumper changes.


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