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Re: multiarch?

On Thu, Jul 07, 2005 at 10:03:09PM +0200, Pierre Habouzit wrote:
> Le Jeu 7 Juillet 2005 21:17, Josselin Mouette a écrit :
> > If we don't start the multiarch effort now, it won't be good for
> > etch. Are we postponing this to the next release?
> I hope not ... I'm a quite happy owner of amd64 machines, so happy that 
> I've only amd64 machines for my desktops, and maintaining a chroot to 
> use openoffice is quite annoying (same is true for quake/et but I 
> assume it won't bother debian that much ;p)

Wouldn't you be better off with a native Oo.org rather than multiarch
in this case?

> IMHO, either amd64/pure64/... will become a release arch and in that 
> case we have to have a solution for multiarch, either amd64 is not a 
> released arch .. and that bothers me.

If everything in main can be ported to pure64 there is little need for
multiarch on amd64.

Hamish Moffatt VK3SB <hamish@debian.org> <hamish@cloud.net.au>

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