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Re: [SLE] Installing 32bit on a 64bit machine from DVD
  • From: Andreas Jaeger <aj@xxxxxxx>
  • Date: Sat, 22 Apr 2006 15:18:07 +0200
  • Message-id: <m3bqutbvg0.fsf@xxxxxxxxxxx>
Hans du Plooy <hansdp-lists@xxxxxxxxxxx> writes:

> Hi guys,
> I want to install 32bit SUSE on my 64bit notebook. If I install from the
> DVD, it automatically installs 64bit. Is there a way to tell it to
> install 32bit? A boot parameter maybe?

Yes, a boot parameter - press F3 for the extended menu and then F5 (or
F6?) to turn the 64-bit into 32-bit,

Andreas Jaeger, aj@xxxxxxx,
SUSE Linux Products GmbH, Maxfeldstr. 5, 90409 N├╝rnberg, Germany
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