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Old 01-02-2005, 07:31 PM   #1
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yum install 64 bit apps

im using FC3 on an AMD 64 cpu and sometimes when i yum packages it downloads and installs both x86_64 and i386 versions. is this bug or is it supposed to do that?
Old 01-07-2005, 07:46 AM   #2
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This happends to me too!!

I don't know if it's wrong, but I always Cancel yum once I got de x86_64 package name and re-yum to get only the x86_64 one.


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