Category: 32bit-64bit

Can you compile 32-bit Apache DSOs (Oracle HTTP Server) on a 64-bit machine?

I’ve migrated an Oracle database and Oracle HTTP server install from a 32-bit machine to a 64-bit machine – both machines running Linux. Oracle Database is 64-bit, but the (Apache) HTTP server is 32-bit. I use some non-Oracle DSOs (mod_ntlm for one) but whenever I run the standard “make install” type thing I end up […]

What are the pros and cons of running IIS as 32bit vs 64bit on a 64bit OS?

Possibly better suited for “Rack Overflow”, but from a developer’s point of view, what are the advantages and disadvantages of running IIS (serving both legacy classic ASP and .NET) as a 32bit process instead of a 64bit process on a 64bit windows host? The main advantage of 32/64 (iis/server) over 32/32 seems to be the […]