[Ubuntu-US-PA] 32 bit vs. k64 bit for Linux

Lee Sharp leesharp at hal-pc.org
Sun Apr 22 23:59:34 UTC 2012

On 04/22/2012 05:51 PM, Charles E. LaMonte,n3vuo wrote:
> Greetings to all, Which is better for Linux 32 bit or 6+ bit ? Thank you.

Depends on the memory.  32bit tops out at 3.5 or so depending on your 
video card, but has less overhead.  64bit can take much more memory, but 
has slightly more overhead.  On on a 2 or 3 gig system, 32bit is faster.


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