Bug#637885: g++ -m32 does not work out of the box
tag 637885 + wontfix
severity 637885 wishlist
On 08/15/2011 04:19 PM, Sam Hocevar wrote:
> g++ -m32 does not work out of the box because g++-4.6 only suggests
> g++-4.6-multilib instead of at least recommending it. It would be nice
> if the dependency was pulled by default.
> The same goes for gcc-4.6 / gcc-4.6-multilib, by the way.
there was a bug report asking for the current behaviour. If you want multilib,
please install it.