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Re: What to buy for Buster?




On Fri, May 24, 2019 at 08:15:12AM +0000, Erik Josefsson wrote:
> The HP Compaq 8200 Elite SFF that I'm about to grab has a Intel Core
> i5-2400S processor.
> 
> I browsed the Debian installer pages and as far as I understand I should use
> "other images (netboot, USB stick, etc.)" for the installation, but to me it
> is not obvious if I should use the image for the amd64 or the i386
> architecture:

You want amd64.  That's the 64-bit version, also promoted as "x86_64" by
Intel's marketing forces trying to detract from the fact that AMD beat
them to the punch.