FreeBSD 7.0: which distribution
m.seaman at infracaninophile.co.uk
Tue Dec 2 10:19:34 PST 2008
Pieter Donche wrote:
> On Tue, 2 Dec 2008, Ebbe Hjorth wrote:
>> All new XEON cpus are 64-bit spo use the 64 bit freebsd version.
> So this would point to "ia64" distribution?
> But clicking op www.freebsd.com/where.html - Hardware notes/View
> tells for ia64: Currently supported processors are Itanium and Itanium2
> There nothing about Intel XEON ??
No -- ia64 is the Itanium chip. Use amd64 for Xeons -- it covers all recent
multi-core Intel chips as well as the AMD 64bit processors.
Dr Matthew J Seaman MA, D.Phil. 7 Priory Courtyard
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