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32-bit or 64-bit?

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From Whonix ™ 14 onward, only 64-bit builds are available for download.

[1] This decision is based on several factors:

Footnotes[edit]

  1. https://phabricator.whonix.org/T91
  2. https://www.phoronix.com/scan.php?page=news_item&px=Debian-686-For-i386-CPUs
  3. For example in Tails, less than 10% of users had 32-bit kernels in late 2016.
  4. That is, Whonix ™ would need to maintain 10 images instead of the current 6 images.
  5. This is because none of the Whonix ™ packages were made 64-bit only.
  6. https://phabricator.whonix.org/T688#13700
  7. https://forums.whonix.org/t/state-of-offical-64-bit-builds/399

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