The tag has no usage guidance.

learn more… | top users | synonyms

1
vote
1answer
98 views

What benefit do I get from using a 64-bit server? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What benefits are there to running a 64-bit Operating System? I bought a small 256MB slice from slicehost and installed Ubuntu 10.04 64bit and wordpress on it. Performance ...
0
votes
1answer
855 views

Issue running 32-bit executable on 64-bit Windows

I'm using wkhtmltopdf to convert HTML web pages to PDFs. This works perfectly on my 32-bit dev server [unfortunately, I can't ship my machine :-p ]. However, when I deploy to the web application's ...
0
votes
1answer
542 views

32bit vs 64bit guest VM and RAM usage

Why does a 32bit domU (Xen guest VM) use less RAM than a 64bit? Notes: The same software complied for a different arch(AMD64 vs. 686). Obviously this is Linux or BSD or something easily ported. Maybe ...
1
vote
3answers
5k views

What is the maximum memory a process (MySQL) can consume on a 32-bit OS?

I have MySQL running on a 32-bit RHEL box. The server itself has 4GB total memory with 2GB allocated to MySQL. I would like to know the max amount of memory I can put in the box and how much of that ...
1
vote
7answers
4k views

Crash when attempting to install 32bit delphi service on 2008 r2

I have an old 32bit delphi application (with no source code), that is used as a windows service. It runs fine on windows 2003 32bit. I do not know if it has been created as a service originally, or ...
0
votes
1answer
402 views

Can a 32-bit RHEL4 userland work with a 64-bit kernel?

Is there a way to change an i386 RHEL4 machine to run an amd64 kernel, but ensure that it still builds software into same i386 binaries? On Debian this seems quite straightforward: just install an ...
3
votes
3answers
152 views

Move a SQL 2000 32-bit database

Can I move a SQL 2000 32-bit database to a SQL 2005 64-bit database server
-3
votes
4answers
1k views

60Gb of Memory, 32-bit OS and PAE vs 64-bit OS

I have 60 Gb of RAM on server. Windows 2008, 32bit with PAE. One Sql Server 2008 Express Instance can use 1 Gb of RAM. So if I install 60 instances, each can use 1 Gb of RAM, right? And the second ...
0
votes
5answers
299 views

The best way to transfer all data from a 32-bit DC over to a new 64bit DC?

What is the best way to transfer all user information from a windows 2003 32-bit server to a windows 2003 64-bit server? TIA Emil
1
vote
2answers
195 views

Should I install GCC 64 bit on a new server?

I am going to rebuild my server and I am wondering whether I should install GCC 32 or 64 bit. I develop in Python and I use some libraries that would benefit from a 64 bit GCC installation but I am ...
0
votes
1answer
4k views

Trouble running a 32-bit VB app under Windows Server 2008 64-bit. Is WoW automatic or not?

I have an application developed by a third party which is written in VB. It's a 32bit application and the missing DLL's are olepro32.dll and ieshims.dll Where do I obtain these from? I want to ...
3
votes
2answers
388 views

32 bit process on 64 bit OS

What is the max RAM a 32 bit process can access in a 64bit OS? It is 2 gigs or full 4 gigs? Is there a way to make it access more maybe by enabling PAE on process level? Thanks.
8
votes
4answers
34k views

Can 32-bit print drivers work on 64-bit windows?

I'm reading around and it seems that 32 bit drivers do not work under 64 bit windows. Is this true? since 32-bit applications can run under 64 bit windows it seems ridiculous that 32-bit printer ...
2
votes
4answers
1k views

More than 4Gb memory on MS SQL

We have a Database running on MS SQL 2005. We have a bit of a memory problem on that server. We want to up the memory to 8GB but it is running on a Server 2003 R2 standard edition OS. Will it be ...
2
votes
1answer
3k views

Is it possible to mix 32- and 64 bit application pools on IIS6

I have a 64 bit Windows Server 2003 with IIS6, on which I would like to run some 32 bit websites as well as a few websites, that should run 64 bit. I know how to configure my 64 bit IIS6 to run 32 ...
1
vote
5answers
2k views

Ubuntu: 32- or 64-bit?

I've been trying to install a 32-bit app on my 64-bit Ubuntu Karmic box. Whilst discussing it with a friend he stated that frankly 64-bit Ubuntu isn't quite ready in his opinion and I'd be better ...
1
vote
3answers
2k views

Should Windows 7, 32-bit vs 64-bit be installed on various machines?

Windows 7 will be released only 3 days from now. If there are a bunch of machines 1) Quad Core, 4GB machines 2) Core2Duo, 2GB machines 3) HyperThread 3.2GHz, 1GB machines are there pros and cons to ...
6
votes
2answers
3k views

How does Windows 2008 R2 run 32-bit applications?

If 32-bit processor support is disabled in Windows Server 2008 R2, how does the operating system run 32-bit programs?
8
votes
7answers
5k views

What are the main benefits of Windows 64-bit over 32-bit for ASP.Net apps?

Besides the advantages of 64-bit memory allocation (> 4 GB - see this question on StackOverflow for why 32-bit +4 GB solutions won't work for me), what other reasons do I have for recommending that we ...