32 or 64??
Karl F. Larsen
klarsen1 at gmail.com
Sun Jan 31 22:28:20 UTC 2010
steve reilly wrote:
> Karl F. Larsen wrote:
>> You guys sound like you know AMD chips. Do you know if the
>> AMD Sempron is 64 bit capable. I think this is what I am using
>> 73 Karl
> not sure about your sempron, i believe the newer ones are but older ones
> not..... to know for sure try these 2 commands
> cat /proc/cpuinfo | grep lm
For some reason I get all the flags and there is a lm in the
> if you have lm flag your cpu is 64bit capable
> getconf long_bit
> should return 32 or 64
> This didn't work. It errored out saying long_bit was not a good modifier.
So I guess I have a 64 bit cpu and it is a AMD Sempron.
Thanks for the things to try. The call $cat /proc/cpuinfo is
quite useful and tells you all about the CPU.
Karl F. Larsen, AKA K5DI
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