Re: Installer: 32 vs. 64 bit
- Date: Fri, 9 Nov 2018 11:36:36 +0000
- From: Jonathan Dowland <jmtd@xxxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: Installer: 32 vs. 64 bit
On Fri, Oct 26, 2018 at 10:41:32PM +0200, Adam Borowski wrote:
Or an user error. In either case, I don't get what a 32-bit _x86_ virtual
machine would be good for. Are you teaching some code archeology? Do you
want to prepare 32-bit images for something deeply embedded? Neither sounds
an activity fit for your students.
I'm not sure we are necessarily the experts in what is a fit activity
for this teacher's students.
For anything else, you want an amd64 kernel, possibly running i386 or x32
IMHO there are a remarkably small number of situations where x32 would be a
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