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Old 06-06-2009, 10:44 AM   #1
clowther
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Slackware 64 Bit .. Needs 32 bit compatibility


Well finally Slackware goes 64 bit... SWEET! But now I have a problem i need 32 bit compatibility for running windows apps with wine and Mostly Photoshop and Dreamweaver.

Can anyone point me in the right direction to setup 32 bit compatibility?
 
Old 06-06-2009, 11:03 AM   #2
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Install slamd64 ...it is multilib
 
Old 06-06-2009, 11:38 AM   #3
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I agree.Slamd64 will let you install 32 bit apps.My worry is that it will cease to exist soon as people jump ship to Slackware 64.I hope this does not happen.
 
Old 06-06-2009, 12:55 PM   #4
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You can find 32-bit compatibility packages here:
ftp://anorien.warwick.ac.uk/slamd64/...are64-current/

There were kindly provided by Fred the developer of slamd64 for slackware64.
 
  


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