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Re: [opensuse] 32 bit SuSE on 64 bit CPU
  • From: "Stephen P. Molnar, Ph.D." <s.molnar@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Sun, 21 Jan 2007 09:26:04 -0500
  • Message-id: <200701210926.04064.s.molnar@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Thanks very much for your answer.

I really appreciate it.

On Sunday January 21, 2007 9:05 am, Jan Karjalainen wrote:
> Stephen P. Molnar, Ph.D. wrote:
> > Although not new to linux I am not a hardware person. I have a rather
> > simplist (perhaps) question. The question is whether 32 bit SuSE will
> > work on a 64 bit CPU?
> >
> > I am planning on upgrading by linux machine to 64 bits and would like to
> > use the primary master (linux installation only) on the new machine -
> > which would make life considerably simpler for me.
> >
> > Thanks in advances
>
> Yes, you can run 32-bit SUSE on a 64-bit processor. In fact, one of my
> machines does just that...
>
> /JK
>
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> "In theory, there is no difference between theory and practice. But, in
> practice, there is." - Jan L.A. Van De Snepscheut

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