is 64 bit ready for primetime yet?

Dotan Cohen dotancohen at
Tue Apr 5 09:54:26 UTC 2011

On Mon, Apr 4, 2011 at 23:27, Paul Lemmons <paul at> wrote:
> To try things out I installed Kubuntu-64 natty beta1 in a VM. It looks fine.
> The only gotcha so far is that I can't find sun-java6. It does not appear in
> any of the repositories. I might be able to live without stable flash but I
> really need sun-java for some of the apps I have to use. Does anybody know
> if this is coming to the repo's or if there is a PPA for it?

You cannot test for hardware incompatibilities in a virtual machine.
If you want to know if 64 bit Flash will give problems on your
hardware, then install it on the hardware, not in a VM.

Dotan Cohen

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