Re: Debian for x86-64 (AMD Opteron)
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On Friday 25 April 2003 16:32, Junichi Uekawa wrote:
> I find that this might be better, than using /lib64, for 64-bit
> mode libraries, because we need to modify almost everything that
> uses dlopen, right ?
> I am assuming that dlopen calls need to be modified to look for
> /usr/lib64 rather than /usr/lib on 64-bit architectures running
> 64-bit applications.
This matter has been decided years ago by other people. /lib64 is
in the ELF psABI, see
and upstream packages (e.g. KDE) are using it already.
There are no other options to putting the library files in /lib64.
The question that needs to be discussed here is how to get them
there in all the broken packages.
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