For the website team - Error on the website

Steven Rosenberg stevenhrosenberg at gmail.com
Wed Jan 14 18:37:49 UTC 2015


On Wed, Jan 7, 2015 at 4:26 PM, Adam Romines <adam.romines at gmail.com> wrote:
> Is there a reason that the torrent links for 64 bit systems on /getxubuntu
> are for AMD processors? Wouldn't the i386 .iso be more applicable for a
> majority of users?


Since the 64-bit standard was developed by AMD and later adopted by
Intel, it's just convention to call it "AMD64," when it really means
"the 64-bit standard for Intel and AMD processors."

Read more here: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/X86-64

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