[clc-devel] Crux on AMD64

Johannes Winkelmann jw at tks6.net
Tue Apr 6 21:08:09 UTC 2004


Hi Tilo,

I'm not planning to buy an AMD64 anytime soon, but...

On Mon, Mar 29, 2004 at 12:38:54 +0200, Tilo Riemer wrote:
> Hello,
> 
> I think I will buy an AMD64 next month. Of course I'm going to install
> Crux.
> 
> I will use kernel 2.6 and rebuild Crux completely as AMD64 binaries.
> Now I have two questions:
> 
> 1.) Does someone know/have a good idea how you can organize
> compatibility libs for 32 bit applications like acroread?
Do you have an idea about the port compatibility between 32 bit and 64
bit x86 architectures? Would it make sense to consider a multibranch
repository to coordinate the efforts (and detach the changes from the 32
bit version)?

Regards, Johannes
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