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Re: [opensuse] only 32bit?
  • From: James Knott <james.knott@xxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Sun, 10 Dec 2006 20:00:49 -0500
  • Message-id: <457CADC1.8030904@xxxxxxxxxx>
Thibaut Cousin wrote:
> Le dimanche 10 décembre 2006 15:18, James Knott a écrit :
>>> 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,
>> How much bigger is the 64 bit package?
> Just the main package is 107,7 Mo for x86_64 and 99,8 Mo in i586. The
> localization packages are the same size, and the KDE package is slighty
> bigger in x86_64 (+14 ko).
> This is largely balanced by the space I gain by removing useless 32bit
> packages on my system. :)

And of course, you can now use bigger words in Writer. ;-)

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