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Old 9th May 2008
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Default Installing 64bit from scratch on a 32bit live system

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I'm new to FreeBSD and have 5+ years experience with linux(Gentoo), now i want to test something new (I already have installed FreeBSD lokal on my machine and in vmware and played with it) on a deticated Server with 8GB Memory and the hoster only serve a 32bit version of FreeBSD 6 and i want FreeBSD7 and 64 bit, is there a way to install FreeBSD 7 amd64 from scratch via a FreeBSD 6 i386 live cd ? I have found many links for normal FreeBSD from scratch but there isn't a way for installing 64bit system from a 32bit system.

Is there a way ?




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You need to use a 64-bit installation CD in order to install the 64-bit version of the OS.
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