Originally Posted by jjthomas
I do video and audio editing. Why should I penalize myself with being forced to run in a mode (i386) thats supports half the capacity of what my hardware (amd64) is capable of doing?
...besides, why would one want to do something based on technology that is so old it is already in the history books?
Half capacity? When are people going to learn, 64 bits does not mean double the performance. Most likely you'll have worse performance.