I answered this in your thread. As Guru said it is a problem with the Kernel that can only be soved by upgrading ti 64 Bit. It will never be solved for 32 Bit.
The discs are not tailored toward a specific system. Don't believe me? I'm running Windows XP on my laptop because I used the XP installation CD from my previous Dell desktop. The OS doesn't care which system you throw it on as long as you give it the correct key. Heck, the Dell discs are real nice because in rare circumstances you haft to enter the key. If you boot from the disk and do the install that way, you don't even need to enter one