Re: ia32el package for Debian?
>>>>> On Fri, 28 Jan 2005 02:31:52 +0000, Matthew Wilcox <email@example.com> said:
Matthew> On Thu, Jan 27, 2005 at 06:23:57PM -0800, Richard Harke
>> On Thursday 27 January 2005 11:16, David Mosberger wrote: > The
>> IA-32 Execution Layer (IA-32 EL) is available for download from >
>> What is the significance of this software? That is, just what
>> does it do? I recall that I installed the x86 binaries of
>> Openoffice.org some time ago and they worked fine.
Matthew> At some point in the future, Intel are going to drop the
Matthew> hardware x86 emulation and this will be required in order
Matthew> to run x86 binaries.
Matthew> Or just use qemu.
Have you actually compared qemu and ia32el?
The latter is a rather impressive piece of software, proprietary
license or not.