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I have Pentium 4 and I want to install FreeBSD with Xfce. What distribution should I download?

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That would be i386. You can use disc1 or dvd1, depending on preference. Read the documentation for details.

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P4 has full support for amd64 so if machine has more than 4GB RAM amd64 is mandatory – Kondybas Jan 10 '14 at 22:04
Or PAE. (see pae(4)) – schaiba Jan 12 '14 at 13:31
PAE is a source of hardly diagnosted faults and should be avoided if possible. Amd64 version of FreeBSD fully compatible with all x86 software and there is no reasons to prefer x86 even if there is less than 4GB RAM on the host. – Kondybas Jan 12 '14 at 14:19

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