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Ubuntu 11.04 and Ubuntu 11.10 Will Support Multiarch

Mar 23, 2011, 20:41 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Marius Nestor)

[ Thanks to An Anonymous Reader for this link. ]

"Those of you interested in learning more about how to convert library packages to the multiarch paths can find some interesting documentation on the Debian Wiki, here.

"'This is *not* an open invitation to convert arbitrary libraries to use the multiarch paths; freeze exception or not, moving libraries around on the system carries some significant risk of breakage, and needs to be done with care and a clear understanding of the consequences - and a commitment to fix any of the fallout in order to not jeopardize the beta coming up next week.' - added Steve Langasek in the end of the announcement."

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