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== What is an extension ? ==
== What is the extensions catalog ? ==
== Why there are no windows 32-bit extensions available ?==
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* Win 32 has a very limited amount of memory available to an application.
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* Many registration and segmentation algorithms fail on that platform because they run out of memory, when used with state of large data.
* Some of these failures are just that, some can crash slicer. Even though the "real" failure is caused by overextending the capabilities of the hardware (in a way the users fault), it appears to the user that Slicer does not work.
* If you search the archives of slicer-users there are several such complaints until we started to discourage people to use 32 bit.
Discussion: http://massmail.spl.harvard.edu/public-archives/slicer-users/2013/006703.html

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