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Please provide me a command that will gives me procossor bit or a supported bits  on  linux machine, how to tell my intel processor is a 32 bit or 64 bit  .

Below is my processor info
Intel(R) Xeon(R) CPU           X5260  @ 3.33GHz
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cat /proc/cpuinfo

See flags.

lm means 64 bits.

http://www.experts-exchange.com/Programming/System/Linux/Q_26981050.html
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The above post is correct. If you just want to see the flags you could use grep flags /proc/cpuinfo and again as stated above look for lm for 64.

If you are trying to find out if os is 64 bit use: uname -a and look for x86_64 for 64 bit and i386/i486/i586/i686 for 32bit
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Thank you
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