12.04 LTS: 64-bit desktop by default?
cjwatson at ubuntu.com
Tue Apr 17 10:08:41 UTC 2012
On Tue, Apr 17, 2012 at 02:14:26AM +0200, Pavel Rojtberg wrote:
> I would not bet that 14.04 users necessarily will have to get 64bit.
> There is the recent x32-abi development which kind of combines
> best of both worlds.
Is it worth a UDS session on how we might make use of x32? Since the
patches aren't e.g. on glibc trunk yet, I don't think we can reasonably
make any concrete plans, but perhaps we should be thinking in advance
about issues such as partial architectures that x32 brings up.
Colin Watson [cjwatson at ubuntu.com]
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