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Re: Lenny: which arch for a Intel Core 2 Duo?

PPaul Cartwright wrote:
> On Mon January 5 2009, Eduardo M KALINOWSKI wrote:
>> As mentioned in the thread, you certainly can. As if you should, it
>> depends. I'd use the 64-bit system.
> that is about what I have on my system..
> # uname -a
> Linux paulandcilla 2.6.26-1-686 #1 SMP Mon Dec 15 18:15:07 UTC 2008 i686
> GNU/Linux
> so what would I need to do to run amd64 ??

Short answer: Install AMD dist. Oh, you want to do it without disturbing the current ecosystem... Start by installing the 64-bit kernel. After that, get back to us. Oh, how to install the 64-bit kernel on an existing systems...? Do you know anything about chroots?

Mark Allums

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