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Re: dpkg-cross, dpkg-architecture and arch names

On Tue, Feb 27, 2007 at 12:44:31PM +0100, Volker Grabsch wrote:
> While "linux-i386" in Debian currently means "i486",
> a "w32-i386" should stand for "i586".

Why?  Win NT 3.x ran fine on a 386 (with enough ram), and many windows
32bit systems ran on 486's.  Perhaps Win 2k or XP requires a pentium
class (not sure when they changed).  Are older windows versions
automatically of no interest?

Len Sorensen

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