GNU/Linux Desktop Survival Guide
by Graham Williams
In order to access more than 2GB of memory a 64 bit architecture is required. Options are listed in the table with an indication of what to install.
|AMD Athlon 64||http://www.us.debian.org/ports/amd64/|
EM64T (Extended Memory 64 Technology) is Intel's name for their AMD64-compatible architecture.
IA64 is Intel's designation for their Itanium architecture (it is not AMD64).