Re: Port to x64
David Watson, le Wed 12 Oct 2011 10:34:04 -0400, a écrit :
> What would it take to start porting debian gnu/hurd (i386) to i686/amd64 (x64
> PCs)? Can Mach even handle 64-bit? If so, then is it just a matter of
Fix Mach's int vs long discrepancy, which can be tedious. Add 32->64
boot switch. Add x86_64 version of the various glibc/libpthread bits.
And then rebuild everything.
Not necessarily extremely difficult. Nobody thought it was highest
priority up to now.