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Old 15th July 2008
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Originally Posted by TerryP
SMP works on i386 and amd64 versions of FreeBSD


My desktop used an nVidia GeForce 6200 till it died and now a 8400GS card, all PCI Express x16 without problems.


nVidia drivers == better on 32-bit so I hear, so I would assume that's a fair reason to go with i386 instead of amd64 -> not that I bother with X that much lol.
Others here would know better about the drivers performance.
lol they only work on 32bit. theres a great thread about this crap on nVnews.
The reason there is no FreeBSD 64 bit driver is because of the shortcomings of the FreeBSD kernel, not because of nvidia.
See:
http://wiki.freebsd.org/NvidiaFeatureRequests
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