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Old 07-11-2007, 02:18 AM   #1
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Linux + architecture


How do you find out that what architecure your machine is running on, like X86,386i, 64 bit, 32 bit,i need to find this out so that i will be able to know wat cd's i should download for my machine.

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Thanks a million for the help


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