[PlanetCCRMA] New PC - Athlon 64

Fernando Lopez-Lezcano nando@ccrma.Stanford.EDU
Sat Dec 3 12:37:01 2005

On Fri, 2005-12-02 at 20:56 -0600, Jan Depner wrote:
> My poor old Athlon XP 1700+ is dying from heat prostration so I'm
> planning on asking the ball and chain if I can get a new toy.  The one
> that looks most promising to me is a single processor Athlon 64 3700+
> system.  Has anyone played much with the Athlon 64's?  If so, do I need
> to load the 32 bit version of the OS to keep it working with Planet
> CCRMA or can I load the 64 bit version? 

Planet CCRMA has not yet been rebuilt on the 64 bit version of FC..., so
32 bit would be your only choice if you want to stay with Planet CCRMA. 

-- Fernando

>  I have pretty simple needs here
> - JACK, Ardour, JAMin, LADSPA, Audacity, XMMS, Xine...  Any advice would
> be greatly appreciated.  TIA.