Re: ia32-libs transition
On Tue, Jun 30, 2009 at 11:04:38PM +0200, Joerg Jaspert wrote:
> > Waiting for multi-arch, Goswin's system permits me to use wine (and chromium
> > browser) on my 64bits Debian.
> A simple chroot will permit you to use this. And is a much saner thing
> than anything we have seen until now.
I beg to disagree here, well kind of. A *working* system that allows me to just
"<place your package manager here> install <some 32 bit stuff>"
is far superior to a chroot setup especially for users less
experienced/interested in technical details. Now whether the current system is
*working* is a different story.
And yes, I absolutely agree that getting such changes done on ones system
*without* notice and *without* full functionality is a no-go, as is btw
changing libc6-i386 without communication with the ia32 people, if it really
happened that way.
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