64-bit - is it worth it?

Hans Fugal hans at fugal.net
Sat Apr 19 12:43:55 MDT 2008


Shane Hathaway wrote:

> Most of the video transcoding I've done has been I/O bound and benefits 
> more from multiple hard drives than from any particular processor 
> architecture.

Then you either have very nice CPU(s), very slow disks, or low video 
demands.

Thanks for the info!

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