[Yum] Re: [Beowulf] Athlon64 / Opteron test (fwd)

Dan Hollis spamtrap677 at anime.net
Sat May 15 06:11:32 UTC 2004


On Sat, 15 May 2004, Robert G. Brown wrote:
> Obviously after FC1, which we're still using in production on our
> Opterons.  Maybe the solution is just to wait for FC2?  This naming
> scheme would work fine, especially if there were a package group named
> something pithy like Compat_i386 that had all the package.i386 libraries
> in it.  To run "arbitrary" i386 programs, unfortunately one needs a
> nearly complete twinning of the x86_64 libraries including e.g. GSL,
> libm, and others.  This is assuming that the system would indeed barf if
> handed i386 code that called mixed libraries further downstream than
> just glibc.

It'd still like to see a usable mozilla on FC2-x86_64. Missing gtk 
libraries and all that dont help.

-Dan




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