Rebuild instructions for amd64 systems

Adam Vande More amvandemore at
Wed Nov 4 13:12:03 UTC 2009

> then, add the following line below all other 'options' lines:
> options     PAE             # large memory (>4G) support
> then, find and comment out these two lines to avoid a conflict with PAE:
> device adv              # Advansys SCSI adapters
> device  adw             # Advansys wide SCSI adapter
This is unnecessary and bad.  pae should be used on i386 for large memory
support, amd64 in some ways exists so you don't have to run pae which is a
considerable performance hit.  I'm surprised that actually works.

Adam Vande More

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