[svlug] Maximum memory (debian 3.1)
rick at linuxmafia.com
Tue Mar 20 13:14:40 PST 2007
Quoting Daniel Gimpelevich (daniel at gimpelevich.san-francisco.ca.us):
> 32-bit libs just plain don't work on 64-bit *buntu without a chroot. There
> may be a way to get them to work under Debian, but there are way too many
> reasons to avoid 64-bit *buntu at all costs, in favor of either 32-bit
> *buntu (not advantageous in this particular case), or some other distro.
This of course presupposes that you're still addicted to proprietary
software published by one of the many asshat companies still convinced
that 64-bit computing's a fad. For those of us who've learned better,
inability to run 32-bit precompiled binary software without chroots
isn't a problem.
By the way, the canonical information resource on Debian is:
(Includes chroot instructions.)
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