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Re: [opensuse] OpenOffice.org only 32bit?
  • From: Thibaut Cousin <linux@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Sun, 10 Dec 2006 13:00:26 +0100
  • Message-id: <200612101300.35260.linux@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Le dimanche 10 décembre 2006 12:04, Joe Morris (NTM) a écrit :
> My understanding was it was pulled because it is such a huge package it
> wouldn't fit on the DVD9, so they only included the i586 version. You
> can get the x86_64 rpms from Factory repository. It does need x86_64
> java, i.e. java-1.5.0-sun x86_64. HTH

Thanks for the tip, it worked. :-) I hadn't thought of looking in Factory
for a stable package.
I agree that OOo is a *big* package, but putting the 32bit on the x86_64
installation DVD? I'm not sure I can find any logic in that.
Now I'm down to a handful of 32bit packages, but they can't removed until
acroread or realplayer go 64bit. ;-)
Thanks again and regard,

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Thibaut Cousin
http://www.thibaut-cousin.net
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