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authorSamuel Thibault <>2016-08-17 17:59:06 +0200
committerSamuel Thibault <>2016-08-17 17:59:06 +0200
commit8c6067923bcd81d842e8aadb6689b23b9b0cf624 (patch)
treededcf2845d821fd6a50e7ae20e5c343bcbd974c5 /faq
parentf9e948a935263fcd375dd33769b2a10631ec5c6a (diff)
mention that one can run 32 on 64
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diff --git a/faq/64-bit.mdwn b/faq/64-bit.mdwn
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@@ -16,3 +16,6 @@ There are currently no plan for 64-bit userland, but there are plans for 64-bit
kernelland with 32-bit userland, which will notably permit to efficiently make
use of more than 2 GiB memory and provide 4 GiB userland addressing space.
Work on this is currently in branches for GNU Mach.
+That being said, you can always run a 32-bit version on a 64-bit machine, it
+just works, processes are just limited to a couple GiB available memory.