Re: Need access to an amd64 system for bug fixing
On Mon, Apr 23, 2007 at 08:37:51AM +0200, Uwe Steinmann wrote:
> On Sat, Apr 21, 2007 at 11:48:44PM +0200, Kurt Roeckx wrote:
> > On Sat, Apr 21, 2007 at 09:28:56PM +0200, Uwe Steinmann wrote:
> > > Hi,
> > >
> > > I get occasional reports from users using one of my libraries
> > > in debian (I'm upstream too), which has bugs on a 64 bit platform.
> > > I'd love to fix them, but don't have access to a 64 bit system.
> > > Is there anybody here who can help?
> > You know that we have amd64 porting machines right? See:
> > http://db.debian.org/machines.cgi
> > And:
> > http://www.debian.org/ports/amd64/
> I have looked into those, even been on pergolesi, but didn't
> get any further. May I set up a development toolchain on one
> of those machines in a chroot environment?
Those hosts have various chroots. Ask the admin if you want some
packages installed on it. You can build as many things as you want
and things like that.