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Re: AMD64 question...

On Wednesday 27 July 2005 7:19 pm, Alan Ianson wrote:
> I have never noticed a -k7 kernel on amd64, only -em64t, -generic and -k8. The 
> amd64 version is just like the i386 version (except of course, it is 64 bit). 
> You can install as much or as little as you like. If you need 32 bit apps 
> that won't run with the ia32-libs package you can install a 32bit chroot 
> environment to run them. That requires another partion with a 32 bit setup.

Well, apt-cache search k8 doesn't show any 2.4 series kernels, hence the
question on the -k7. 

I guess when the time comes I'll install the -i386 kernel.

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