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Re: Instead of chroot for i386

Well, that's really encouraging, thanks a lot for the post!

On Sun, 06 Mar 2005 12:15:05 +0300, Alexander Rapp wrote:

> Tong wrote:
>>Well, I was thinking to abolish the chroot entirely.
>>Say my i386 Debian Sarge is mounted on /os/deb32. Then, having configured
>>the ldconfig, just launch ooffice (or any other tools not available in
>>amd64 yet) as /os/deb32/usr/bin/ooffice -- no bind mount, no dchroot, no
>>various sym-links.
>>theoretically, should it work?
> Running ooffice outside the chroot should work fine.  It's the same 
> principle as the ia32-libs package.  I have ia32-libs (which isn't even 
> a full chroot) installed and /emul/ia32-linux/lib and 
> /emul/ia32-linux/usr/lib in my ldconfig, and running openoffice works 
> fine without having to chroot or anything.
> -- Alexander Rapp

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