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RE: multiarch/bi-arch status (ETA) question



Do you really do dfs any time you want to do anything on your computer?

Thanks,
Latchezar 

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Stephen Frost [mailto:sfrost@snowman.net] 
> Sent: Tuesday, July 05, 2005 7:54 PM
> To: Latchezar Dimitrov
> Cc: Lennart Sorensen; David Wood; Hugo Mills; Goswin von 
> Brederlow; debian-amd64@lists.debian.org
> Subject: Re: multiarch/bi-arch status (ETA) question
> 
> * Latchezar Dimitrov (ldimitro@wfubmc.edu) wrote:
> > > What's the reason for having both versions of a given app 
> installed?
> > > I'm pretty sure it was decided that was a bad idea and that there 
> > > wasn't any good use case for it and so we weren't going 
> to try and 
> > > support it.
> > > It just doesn't make sense.
> > 
> > The only reason is to be able to run both of them at your 
> discretion.
> 
> apt-get install A::amd64;
> Should automatically uninstall the i386 version of A and install the
> amd64 version.
> 
> 	Thanks,
> 
> 		Stephen
> 



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