[clug-talk] FC3 on 64b System...
mark at harddata.com
Fri Nov 12 12:49:08 PST 2004
On November 12, 2004 01:36 pm, Kevin Anderson <list-server at myrealbox.com>
> I should add.
> There are some apps which are not quite 100% yet. mplayer seems to work in
> some places but not others. That's the biggest one I've found so far, and
> I've seen it repeated by others.
I have mplayer running under FC fine. I did have to force some 32bit libs to
install but most of the stuff can be installed using yum (if not all now). I
wouldn't attempt to run a 64 Bit version of Mplayer as the codecs are 32 bit.
> In Gentoo, things have problems if I don't have -fPIC in my cflags. I'd
> assume anything you compile by hand would need that as well, or you'll have
> similar problems. My Guess is that any RPMs you DL will have already done
> this. But it's worth noting in case you do any manual compiling, because
> things WILL break otherwise.
I haven't had any such problems with FC and I've compiled several apps from
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