In computer architecture, 64-bit integers, memory addresses, or other data units are those that are at most 64 bits (8 octets) wide. Also, 64-bit CPU and ALU architectures are those that are based on registers, address buses, or data buses of that size. 64-bit is also a term given to a generation of ...

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.net Framework won't install on Server 2003 SP2 x64

When I install the .net Framework 3.5 SP1 on my rental VPS, I get the message that setup has failed. It's a Server 2003 VPS w/ SP2 installed (64-bit). The .net Framework v 2.0 installed correctly. ...
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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 ...
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SQL Server Maximum RAM

I have a server running Windows 2003 Enterprise (x86) and SQL Server 2005 Enterprise SP. The sqlserver process currently consumes aorund 1.6GB of memory although there is around 12GB in the sever ...
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Installing SQL Server 2008 32bit on 64bit : WoW64 error

Consider a problem installing SQL Server 2008 on Windows 7 x64. The installer gives some WoW64 error. Is it possible to install a 32-bit version of SQL Server 2008 on a 64-bit OS like Windows 7 x64? ...
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installing sql server 2008 32bit on 64bit os

Hey guys i am facing a problem installing sql server 2008 on Windows 7 x64. it gives some wow64 error. can some one tell me is it possible to install 32bit version on 64bit OS. if yes, then please ...
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Transferring websites from x64 to x86 server

I run a x64 staging server here along with the following: Solr Java etc. However, I am about to get a linode vps for production and quickly realising that x86 is the way to go for their lowest RAM ...
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Cannot run gnome-session

I'm having issues running an X Windows session on a RHEL5 64-bit server - whenever I execute the command "gnome-session &", the process goes into the background but nothing happens. I have Exceed ...
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ODBC Drivers Missing on Windows Sever 2003 64 bit OS

I am working on a Windows Server 2003 x64 bit OS. Under ODBC connections, I am seeing only "SQL Server" and "SQL native Client". I wanted to make a datasource for xls. I have already performed the ...
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List total memusage by 32bit programs and 64bit programs

How to get the total amount of memory used by 32bit applications and 64bit applications from the command line in Windows. I tried using tasklist /FI "MODULES eq wow64.dll" /FO CSV and then parsing ...
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Which OS/distributions have 64-bit kernel and 32-bit userspace? [closed]

Which OS (or distributions) comes with 64-bit kernels (x86_64, SPARC64, PPC64, ..smth else?..) and 32-bit userland? I want all small userspace programs (like ls, cat, etc) to be 32-bit, because they ...
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Server purchase advice AMD Opteron

Dell PE2970 with AMD Opteron 6core 2431 2.4GHz + 64GB 667Mhz RAM - 2435 is not available with Dell now Dell R905 with AMD Opteron 8435 2.6 GHz + 64GB 800Mhz RAM - but this CPU is 4-8 way, I have ...
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All office apps crash immediately on server 2008

I have a brand new windows 2008 server (64 bit) with a brand new installation of Office 2007, fully patched with all windows updates etc. Every time I try to run any of the office apps it crashes ...
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Can I install Exchange 2007 in an environment w/ 32-bit Domain Controller computers?

I've got 2 64-bit servers for the Mail Box and Client Access, but my domain controller is 32-bit. Can I install Exchange 2007?
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Install Sql Server Developer Edition 32-bit (or Enterprise Edition) on Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit

Is there any work around to Successfully install SQL server 2008 32-bit on Windows 7 Home premium 64-bit ? If this is the case I first installed VS 2008 SP 1 on my machine and when I click on ...
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“perl.exe *32” not releasing memory when spawned by Apache 2.2 on Windows server 2008 64bit

We have a web application that traditionally ran on Windows Server 2003 Std. Ed. 32bit in Apache2.2 with perl 5.8. I am attempting to migrate it to a Windows Server 2008 Std. Ed. 64bit in Apache2.2 ...
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Configuration for httphandler in classic mode

I have to install an httphandler that needs to run on classic mode. I have created an application on the iis that uses a classic apppool and put the handler assembly there. The vendor gave me a ...
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Apache x32 or x64? (requires PHP w/MySQL & APC extensions, others)

I need to reinstall Apache on my personal desktop. The machine now runs Windows 7 x64, so I'm thinking of installing the x64 version of Apache. However, it looks like this would lead to me needing ...
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click Control Panel>AdministrativeTools>Services but receiving Event Viewer

I have a W2k3 server (x64 sp2) with which is currently has all updates. This server runs as a VM. When I attempt to open the Services MMC by clicking: Control Panel>AdministrativeTools>Services I ...
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Convert a 64-bit Ubuntu server to a 32-bit Ubuntu server

We have an Ubuntu server vmware-instance which appears to be installed with the 64-bit version. Unfortunately we now want to move it to a 32-bit only host, so the current installation will not run. ...
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Detaching a Microsoft SQL 32bit database and attaching it to a 64bit server

I want to detach a database from a 32bit Microsoft SQL 2005 environment and attach it to a 64bit Microsoft SQL 2008 environment. Microsoft says: The SQL Server on-disk storage format is the ...
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Black screen when connecting via RDP to a Win 2003 server

Recently (eg. in the last week or two), when I RDP to one of our servers running Windows Serve 2003 64bit, the login screen is black. If you can guess what it is prompting, then you can still login, ...
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VMware Studio: create Ubuntu 64bit virtual appliance

I'm using VMware Studio 2 to create virtual appliances. Now we want to make an appliance of a 64 bit Ubuntu distro, but it's not in the template list, like Redhat 64bit and CentOS 64bit. Is there a ...
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postgres on 64 bit linux or 64 bit windows server 2008?

Postgres does not have a 64 bit binary for windows server quote "As there is generally no reason to run with shared_buffers > 256 - 512MB on Windows, there isn't a great deal of incentive to put in ...
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LINUX - how can I detect CPU architecture through terminal?

I have a machine on my network that I can only access through ssh, and I want to see if it'll support a 64-bit OS (currently running linux, but I don't know which). Any ideas how to accomplish this ...
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Access SQL Server 2000 from Win2008 x64

I just tried installing the SQL Server 2000 client tools on a new Win2008 R2 server (being used for development and testing) using the "standard" install CD. It can't proceed because SQL 2000 isn't ...
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Need to run an IIS website in 32bit mode on a 64bit Windows Server

I have an IIS6 server setup running Windows Server 2003 x64, R2, SP2. Everything is working great I can host websites in IIS, and it works exactly how I want. The catch, I've got an ASP.NET WebApp ...
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Why am I getting this 500 error from IIS?

I'm running PHP 5.3.1 on IIS 7.5 on Windows 7 Ultimate x64. I've been trying to make PHP connect to my local installation of SQL Server 2008 Express over ODBC using ADODB. At first I had trouble ...
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MemCached on Windows x64

This question has previously been asked, but that was a year ago and I wanted to know if there had been any developments since then. Basically we'd like to use a MemCached Server on a Windows Server ...
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Run 32-bit IIS on 64-bit Server 2008

This article explains how to run 32-bit IIS 6.0 on 64-bit Server 2003: http://www.microsoft.com/technet/prodtechnol/windowsserver2003/library/iis/13f991a5-45eb-496c-8618-2179c3753bb0.mspx. How can ...
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tasklist.exe “initialization failure”

One of our Windows XP x64 Pro machines suddenly would not run tasklist.exe (lists processes in cmd line) anymore. It gives "ERROR: Initialization failure" when run. Things I've looked into: -any ...
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Can't install .net 3.5 sp1 on windows server 2008

I am trying to install subtext via the Web Platform Installer on my Windows server 2008 VPS. To install it I need the .net framework version 3.5 SP1. It actually fails definetly each time I try, so I ...
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Is it allowed to use a windows 2003 x64 standard server with a 32 Bit license? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Can you help me with my software licensing question? i have got a vaild License for windows 2003 standard server 32Bit. We are changing our server (Completely new ...
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Installing SQL Server 2008 on Windows 7 64-bit

I'm having a shocking time trying to install SQL Server 2008 on 64-bit Windows 7. When I run setup.exe, I get the following error message: Microsoft .NET Framework 3.5 installation has failed. ...
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GPO Installs - Differentiating between 64 and 32 bit systems

What is the easiest way to use group policies to install the 64 bit version of a package on 64bit systems and the 32bit package on 32 bit systems. I have done some searching and I am not seeing ...
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SQL Server wont start on my 64-bit virtualization slice

I have installed SQL server 2008 express on a 64-bit virtual box and the service wont start. Looking at the event log I get: Could not create tempdb. You may not have enough disk space ...
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Office Communicator 2005 Application Sharing on Windows 7 x64 not working

Since moving to Windows 7 x64 at work, Office Communicator 2005 will no longer allow me to do application sharing with other users on our domain. IM, file transfer, and video chat all work fine, but I ...
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SQLServer 2008 BIDS On Windows 7 - 64bit

I am trying to install Sql Server 2008 Business Intelligence Development Suite on VS2008 in a Windows 7 (64bit) machine. The installer is aborting with an unspecified error for which I have not been ...
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Are there any scenarios I need both 32-bit and 64-bit IFilter on the same machine?

Since 32-bit applications run mostly fine on 64-bit Windows are there any scenarious where I will have 32-bit Microsoft Search IFilter consumers on a 64-bit machine? Can I just install the 64-bit ...
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Linux x86_64 reports 3.2G of memory instead of 4G

I have an ASRock G31M-GS motherboard with 4GB memory installed, but when I query the memory size under CentOS 5.4 (x86_64) [root@localhost ~]# uname -a Linux localhost.localdomain 2.6.18-164.el5 #1 ...
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Should I switch to 64bit Ubuntu?

I've been using 32 bit Ubuntu for the last couple of years on my development machine. I generally write web apps in php. I would like to use a 64 bit OS for the obvious reasons but wonder if there ...
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Compiling 32-bit binaries on 64-bit RHEL

I have a 64-bit RHEL 5.3 server. There's a piece of server software that's more memory efficient if I compile it as 32-bit. Is there a way to tell GCC to target 32-bit? I just want a specific piece ...
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Periodic kernel activity on Windows XP x64

I've got a Windows XP Pro x64 maching, running on Intel Core 2 Duo, 4GB ram, all latest updates installed. A week ago or so i've started noticing high CPU usage. Looking at the task manager i see the ...
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How much RAM does a server actually need?

I have a quite a few servers deployed around the world. They are running Windows 2003 x64 with SQL Server 2005 x64 with 6 GB of RAM. The boxes do not have the best (or even an acceptable) ...
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RHEL5: Forbid installation of i386 packages on 64-bit systems?

Everytime I install something with yum, it tries to install both x86_64 and i386 versions of the package if both are available. Is there any way I can forbid that without specifying the arch of the ...
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Where do we put config.ini for Vmware Workstation 6.5 on 64-bit Windows 7?

I am almost certain that even the VMware knowledge base omits denoting exactly where the config.ini is supposed to be for Vmware Workstation 6.5 on 64-bit Windows 7 host. Several references to ...
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Should I disable Jumbo Packets on iSCSI network?

Let's say we have a SQL Server 2000 box that houses our main database engine. We added an iSCSI SAN and now that server has a one card connected to the regular network and one card connected to the ...
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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 ...
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64-bit TortoiseSVN on Windows 7 says “file or directory is corrupted and unreadable” then runs chkdsk

I'm using 64-bit TortoiseSVN on a 64-bit Windows 7 Professional. Every so often a checkout or update will fail with an error message like the following. Error: Can't move Error: ...
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Rolling Upgrade of Oracle 11g from 32 bit to 64 bit?

I have an Oracle 11.1.0.7 database running on windows 32 bit. I would like to upgrade to 64 bit (same version of oracle) and would like to use a standby database for a rolling upgrade. Is this ...
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How do you setup 64-bit PHP5 with APC?

I followed this # script on my webhost's wiki to setup a custom install of PHP5, but now theyre telling me they need to move my account to a 64-bit server, and I have no idea how to set this up. APC ...