Fedora Linux Support Community & Resources Center
  #1  
Old 22nd June 2006, 10:46 AM
pleaseremove Offline
Registered User
 
Join Date: Jun 2006
Posts: 1
Limitations of 64bit FC5 dual boots with 32bit XP

I am installing FC5 for the first time on an AMD64 based machine and do have one concern. I am using the 64bit version of FC for obvious reasons, but the OS I am setting up the dual boot with is windows xp 32bit. Are there any issues that would not allow this? My main concern is whether the processor needs a full restart to switch from 32 to 64bit mode. Is this correct? I do seem to remember that the AMD64 emulates 32bit, but I’m not sure at what level it does. Anyone with any info on the subject? Thanks for any help.
Reply With Quote
Reply

Tags
32bit, 64bit, boots, dual, fc5, limitations

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
32bit vs 64bit with F10 LinuxTom Using Fedora 10 18th December 2008 04:43 PM
F8 vs. F9 (and 32bit vs. 64bit) Pacopag Installation, Upgrades and Live Media 8 25th June 2008 08:49 PM
64bit vs 32bit Kelly Using Fedora 3 21st September 2006 01:07 PM
32bit or 64bit? hiberphoptik Hardware & Laptops 3 6th December 2005 08:51 AM


Current GMT-time: 03:50 (Saturday, 20-12-2014)

TopSubscribe to XML RSS for all Threads in all ForumsFedoraForumDotOrg Archive
logo

All trademarks, and forum posts in this site are property of their respective owner(s).
FedoraForum.org is privately owned and is not directly sponsored by the Fedora Project or Red Hat, Inc.

Privacy Policy | Term of Use | Posting Guidelines | Archive | Contact Us | Founding Members

Powered by vBulletin® Copyright ©2000 - 2012, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.

FedoraForum is Powered by RedHat
...Creek Side - Stockholm-Arlanda Airport (ARN) Travel Photos on Instagram - Marina of Koper Travel Photos - Te Whiti Park Instagram Photos - Texas State Fair Photos on Instagram