athlon 64 cross compiling

Ken Moffat ken at
Wed Nov 24 14:21:37 PST 2004

On Wed, 24 Nov 2004, Matthew Burgess wrote:

> Ian Molton wrote:
> > hi.
> >
> > ia-64 and x86-64 are not compatible.
> /.
> (
> seems to think they are (mostly).  Admittedly in true /. style I didn't
> RTFA, so the summary could well be misleading or just downright wrong.
> Cheers,
> Matt.

 Unless somebody is planning to run lfs on an itanium, ia64 will be of
no interest to them.  The latest xeons and some p4s run x86_64 and ia32
code.  Never trust /. to provide the facts, particularly when its a
matter of distinguishing architectures.

 das eine Mal als Tragödie, das andere Mal als Farce

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