Re: Concerns about AMD64 port
Chris Cheney <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> On Thu, Feb 05, 2004 at 11:30:35AM -0500, Stephen Frost wrote:
> > Personally, I think the multiarch stuff is going to take quite a while
> > longer to be finished and I think it'd be useful to have something for
> > people to use until then that's 64bit, but I'm in the minority on this.
> So far the only person I see against a pure 64bit port is Goswin, so you
> are unlikely to be in the minority. Perhaps we could have a vote of some
> sort. ;)
Why is a native/pure 64bit port better than a multiarch port? As i know AMD64
can run 32bit apps and 64bit apps on the same time. would it be also possible
in a native 64bit port or only in a multiarch? if it is only possible in a
multiarch port then i prefere this solution.