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Re: i386 or amd64?

On Mon, 14 Jul 2008 13:44:02 +0200
Peet Grobler <peet@hivemind.net> wrote:

> Mumia W.. wrote:
> > Anyway, 64-bit is so much faster for what--viewing e-mail? Browsing 
> > online forums? Not-viewing the screensaver for 20 minutes while you 
> > leave the computer to pick up the snail mail?
> Compiling custom programs. Compiling the kernel. Startup times on 
> applications are reduced (in theory at least).

My recollindex jobs.

> Most of us, yes. All of us, no.

I would say, what most of us need most of the time.

> Peet Grobler

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