development packages and multilib

Kevin Kofler kevin.kofler at
Sun Apr 26 06:09:28 UTC 2009

Matthew Woehlke wrote:
> Our requirements are that one build environment produces one package
> containing both 32- and 64-bit binaries.

If you're talking about RPM packages, that's completely broken, an x86_64
RPM is supposed to only contain x86_64 stuff (and it won't install on
32-bit systems), and an i386 RPM definitely must not contain 64-bit stuff.

        Kevin Kofler

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