[clug-talk] FC3 on 64b System...

Aaron Seigo aseigo at kde.org
Fri Nov 12 12:47:19 PST 2004


On November 12, 2004 13:35, "J. Rafael Sánchez" wrote:
> > you'll notice both /lib and /lib64, for instance.
>
> You mean, there will be /lib and /lib64 listed under /var and, or /usr?

every place there's usually a lib/ directory there'll also be a lib64 
directory. the lib/ dir will be 32bit, the lib64 for 64bit stuff.

> > works quite well, though not all build systems have caught up to this new
>
> Do you mean systems one would buy with linux already installed?

no, i mean the "./configure; make; make install" stuff

> > nuance and you sometimes have to coax ./configure a bit more than usual
> > when building stuff from source.
>
> Is this every time one would want to install anything from
> packagename.tar.gz's?

not everytime, but sometimes, yes.

-- 
Aaron J. Seigo
Society is Geometric
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