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Re: An introduction to multiarch

Hector Oron <hector.oron@gmail.com> writes:

> Hi,
> Thanks for the introduction.
> 2009/7/25 Goswin von Brederlow <goswin-v-b@web.de>:
>> after listening to the "Multiarch round table" talk at Debconf I feel
>> that the talk was targeted at people already familiar with the subject
>> and jumped right in at full speed. Someone new to the idea was
>> probably lost in the first minute.
>   True, presentation was done targetting already familiar people with
> the subject, people that had already read the specification[1].
>   There has been much talking on multiarch the later past 4-5 years
> and it is time of no more talking but design and implement a stable
> system capable to cope with bi, tri-arches and for the same price,
> have an environment to bootstrap Debian derivatives from source, even
> supporting cross-compiling (this later statement it is not fully
> covered on the current specification)
>   Personally, I liked the feedback we had from the audience and this
> audience is the people that it is able to make this possible and we
> have agreed that it can be a very nice, elegant solution for such
> cases.
> So, please, lets
>  * Move multiarch related issues just to debian-dpkg@lists.debian.org
>  * Do not flame, just development and testing concepts
> Cheers
> [1] http://wiki.ubuntu.com/MultiarchSpec
> -- 
>  Héctor Orón

No flame intended. Thanks for the great talk.


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