[Olsr-dev] olsrd on amd64
Wed Feb 6 19:44:37 CET 2008
> Well, how does the Debian world distinguish 32bit libraries from 64bit
> libraries if both of them are installed (for whatever reason)?
Native libraries are in /lib and /usr/lib, non-native libraries are
under /emul. For example, on AMD64, IA-32 libraries live in
While I happen to prefer the traditional IRIX setup (/lib, /lib32,
/lib64), the argument in favour of the Debian setup is that it allows
multiple sets of libraries to be installed (think 64-bit SPARC with an
IA-32 emulator and binary compatibility with Solaris).
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