Re: Any DVD for install amd-64?
On Sat, Jul 02, 2005 at 10:35:38AM +0530, Mahesh T. Pai wrote:
> Of course yes.
Of course not.
> Do a minimal install of i386 (do not select any additional packages
> when the installer asks), edit the /etc/apt/sources.list to point to
> amd64 and do apt-get update && apt-get upgrade.
> Install additional packages *after* the upgrade.
A system installed with i386 will have a dpkg that ONLY looks for i386
deb files. It can not "upgrade" to a different architecture.