New Release

Joerg Sonnenberger joerg at
Fri Apr 15 00:15:29 PDT 2005

On Thu, Apr 14, 2005 at 01:55:50PM -0700, Paul Allen wrote:
> It's really very disappointing that FreeBSD barely supports
> running 32-bit binaries.  Moreover it does not support
> building 32-bit binaries.  The 64-bit is great and all but
> there simply aren't the resources for my group to make all 
> of our applications 64-bit clean.

So does FreeBSD have limited resources for the emulation layer :)
You can of course build 32-bit binaries, just have like any
cross-compiling. You can even use the normal IA32 compiler suite,
with some minor meedling with search directories and the like.


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