i386 apps in x86_64 envirinment

Loïc Martin loic.martin3 at gmail.com
Sat Jan 17 20:37:24 UTC 2009

don fisher wrote:
> I am converting from Fedora, so please pardon any indiscretions.
> I attempted to install the Adobe acrobat .deb package from adobe.com. 
> There were libraries that were not available. In Fedora, one could 
> install both 32 bit and 64 bit environments. The RPM names and yum 
> descriptions contained the architecture description.

For acroread, use the medibuntu repository, which offers amd64 packages.
If you're using Intrepid, you can check they indeed have those at


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