Originally posted by TheOneKEA
You realize of course that you won't get optimal performance from your 64bit system if you run 32bit code on it, right? You need to load a full 64bit-compiled distro in order to take complete advantage of the AMD64 architecture in Linux.
I'm aware of this. Of course, I don't have access to a 64-bit Windows XP (I don't want to deal with the time limit on the beta), so I'm taking this one step at a time.