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What’s the Difference Between 32-bit and 64-bit Windows?

Whether shopping for a new computer or upgrading an old one, you’ve likely come across the the “64-bit” designation and wondered what it meant. Read on as we explain what Windows 7 64-bit is and why you’d want a piece of that 64-bit pie. 1,725 more words


Windows File System Redirector with Chef Client/Ruby

I was recently using the windows_zipfile resource to unzip content to the path C:\Windows\System32\WindowsPowerShell\v1.0\Modules as part of a recipe in a Chef cookbook which would complete successfully, but on observation would unzip the contents to C:\Windows\SysWow64\WindowsPowerShell\v1.0\Modules and cause an error when further resources references this source. 98 more words


Some Familiar Looking Unreleased Sega 32X Games

Ok – few consoles have flopped so dramatically as the Sega 32X (Sega Mega Drive 32X here in the UK and Europe). I can see where Sega were going with the idea and had it come out about two years earlier and not been as messy to plug in to your Mega Drive/Mega CD (which required 3 AC adapters if you had all three!) then it might have been a success. 840 more words


ubuntu xubuntu 14.04.02 64-bit @oracle @virtualbox 5.0.8 64-bit on @intel T2390 only allows 32-bit vms ! why ?

ubuntu xubuntu 14.04.02 64bit @oracle @virtualbox 5.0.8 64bit on @intel T2390 only allows me to create 32bit vms ! why ?

$ uname -a 

Linux xubu14 3.16.0-51-generic #69~14.04.1-Ubuntu SMP Wed Oct 7 15:32:41 UTC 2015 x86_64 x86_64 x86_64 GNU/Linux

$ lsb_release -a 

No LSB modules are available. 123 more words

15 Great Games: Baroque (1998)

Of all the games I’ve listed thus far, this is the most obscure. And yet, it’s also the one I would select as my choice for the top spot. 822 more words