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I choose 32-bit over 64-bit installs for systems with less than 4gig of ram. 64-bit DOES use more memory, due to the nature of it's pointers, this ranges between roughly 10 and 50 megabytes extra for a vanilla LAMP install. On a system with limited ram, for example 256meg, this can be a sizeable chuck. Technically, with PAE the same applies upto 64gig, ...
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