congrlations to the freebsd developers

John Levine johnl at
Sat Nov 17 16:31:03 PST 2007

>> You can run FreeBSD/i386 on amd64 boxes.
>All the different methods people have suggested to me for doing this
>has blown up....

You just boot the 386 install disk and install it, the same as you
do on any other 386 box.  Works great for me.

If you want to run some 386 applications on top of an amd64 kernel,
I agree that's a lot trickier.  If I had more time, I would work on
getting cross-compiling ports to work properly.

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