AMD 64 Bit Processor Info Wanted

Anders Karlsson trudheim at gmail.com
Tue Jan 3 12:42:50 UTC 2006


On 1/3/06, Simon Taplin <simon.taplin at gmail.com> wrote:
> > so, if i need a 32-bit chroot, does that mean that for example to get
> > flash working, i also need a nearly full 32-bit environment installed?
> > with i386-kernel and all? or... ?
> > i also run a lot of applications outside of ubuntus and debians repos
> > and compiled them myself, and if say, i have a program like a
> > 'panel-applet' that doesent compile on 64-bit, does this mean i can use
> > such thing in a 32-bit chroot?
>
> No, you don't need a full 32bit enviroment, I got my system working
> with chroot and it only uses certain libraries (which ones I am not
> sure). You do need certain Gnome/KDE libraries but synaptic/adept will
> do the sorting out for you.

There is a linux32 package that should give you the fall-back stuff
for non 64bit apps.

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Anders Karlsson <trudheim at gmail.com>


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