lkml.org 
[lkml]   [2004]   [Sep]   [23]   [last100]   RSS Feed
Views: [wrap][no wrap]   [headers]  [forward] 
 
Messages in this thread
    /
    SubjectRe: [PATCH] Warn people that ipchains and ipfwadm are going away.
    Date
    From
    Albert Cahalan <albert@users.sf.net> wrote:

    > Who is doing a 32-bit userland on x86-64, and WTF for?
    > Why do they not also run a 32-bit kernel?

    Debian will be shipping a 32-bit userland with a 64-bit kernel. The
    reasons are long, awkward, and mostly uninteresting. The reason for
    shipping a 64-bit kernel is that it makes it easier for users who
    require large quantities of VM to obtain it.

    --
    Matthew Garrett | mjg59-chiark.mail.linux-rutgers.kernel@srcf.ucam.org
    -
    To unsubscribe from this list: send the line "unsubscribe linux-kernel" in
    the body of a message to majordomo@vger.kernel.org
    More majordomo info at http://vger.kernel.org/majordomo-info.html
    Please read the FAQ at http://www.tux.org/lkml/

    \
     
     \ /
      Last update: 2005-03-22 14:06    [W:0.060 / U:149.304 seconds]
    ©2003-2016 Jasper Spaans. hosted at Digital OceanAdvertise on this site