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Re: [opensuse] switch from 32bit opensuse to 64bit
  • From: Per Jessen <per@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Wed, 12 Mar 2014 12:03:22 +0100
  • Message-id: <lfpeu5$468$2@saturn.local.net>
Paul Neuwirth wrote:

Hallo,
I accidently installed 32 bit opensuse on several machines.
Is there an easy way to switch to 64bit? such as adding 86_64 repos
and zypper --dup --allow-architecture-change (unfortunately this
option doesn't exist)?
Any hints?
A notice in the setup, that a 32bit os is going to be installed on a
64bit system would be very nice...

:-) It might be intentional. 32bit apps use less memory, if you run a
lot of them, there's more room with a 32bit os.



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