For some reason I always compile some components as 64-bit...

Ryan Schmidt ryandesign at
Wed May 19 18:42:51 PDT 2010

I'm becoming more and more confused!

On May 19, 2010, at 20:28, Yves S. Garret wrote:

> % sysctl hw.cpu64bit_capable
> hw.cpu64bit_capable: 1

This is telling us your computer *is* 64-bit capable.

> Also, I looked this up and I have an Intel Core Duo.

But an Intel Core Duo is *not* 64-bit capable. (An Intel Core 2 Duo is.) From System Profiler, does it really say "Intel Core Duo" and not "Intel Core 2 Duo"? What is the Model Identifier?

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