openoffice update missing x86_64
dcbw at redhat.com
Thu Mar 31 16:46:30 UTC 2005
On Thu, 2005-03-31 at 18:39 +0200, Cimmo wrote:
> Paul Iadonisi ha scritto:
> > Um, as best as I can remember, that's the way it's always been. OOo
> >has never been built for x86_64 (but possibly will be in the future) as
> >there was apparently some 64 bit brokenness. The i386 version is what
> >has been shipped with FC since it first ran on x86_64, including in
> Really? I have updated last week OO packages and seems to remember that
> they were x86_64, but probably were not :)
Nope. OpenOffice.org has never compiled or run under 64-bit
architectures because it is seriously not 64-bit clean. That work is
ongoing (part of its here on a hard drive on my desk) and is being
committed to the "cws_src680_ooo64bit02" workspace upstream in OOo CVS.
OOo runs on 64-bit platforms as a 32-bit program.
It will probably be FC6 time before anything useful on the OOo 64-bit
front comes out.
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