upgrade to the Intrepid...

Kumar Appaiah a.kumar at alumni.iitm.ac.in
Sun Nov 2 02:22:06 CST 2008

On Sun, Nov 02, 2008 at 09:14:36AM +0100, Francois Boisson wrote:
> > Of course, there's VMware and I could run my legacy glibc-2.1/2.2 apps in 
> > a 32bit VM on a 64bit Linux system but this will not be sufficient (think 
> > 32bit OpenGL apps using GLX, Oops...) and it's a bit overweight (IMHO).
> I'm running maple Release 7 32 bits on my amd64 linux under a 32 bits
> environnement. It's very simple:
> # mkdir /32bits
> # cd /
> # debootstrap --arch i386 etch /32bits http://ftp.fr.debian.org/debian/


> (return to 64 bits, installation of dchroot)

I would also recommend schroot, which, in my opinion, is simpler to
install and use than dchroot. (YMMV, so don't blame me! ;-))


Kumar Appaiah

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