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On Wednesday 19 April 2006 15:29, Mike Arthur <mike@...> wrote
about '[gentoo-amd64] Moving to no-multilib profile':
> Is there anything else I need to/should do before/after I move to the
If you use grub, prepare to abandon it in favor of either the binary
version or lilo, which has a binary blob anyway...
From what I understand, it's either impossible or just extremely
impractical... something about initializing memory tables or the IOMMU
being required before you can switch to 64-bit mode...
I've been up for almost 24 hours (without properly preparing) so I'm a
little fuzzy right now...
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clue what's best for them in terms of package stability."
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