Subject: Re: issues with 3.99.21 on SUN x4200
To: None <>
From: Perry E. Metzger <>
List: current-users
Date: 06/16/2006 22:18:04
Rick Kelly <> writes:
> Perry E. Metzger said:
>>But it won't handle things like most of your memory etc. I'd suggest
>>trying amd64...
> Doesn't i386 only support 4 gigs at this point?

The amd64 port is not the i386 port. It is a different architecture,
just as the i386 is not the 8086. The amd64 has 64 bit addresses and
supports more than 4G.