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Date:
October 27, 2014 18:23
Subject:
Re: Test farm
Message ID:
544E8D9F.2090506@profvince.com

>
> That implies that every new build will be 64bit
>
> What would be most useful ...
>
> 1. Rebuild all builds for 64bit (will take a while)
>
> 2. Find a way to build 32bit versions on a native 64bit machine. This I
>     never tried, as my laptop was 32bit and the default was to build
>     32bit.
>
> Doing 2. will also mean I have to chase whatever 32bit libs were used
> and replaced with 64bit versions in the upgrade process without
> installing the -32bit counterpart.
>
> Doing neither will render the farm less useless as - at least IMHO -
> 64bit builds cannot be compared to 32bit builds on the same arch
>
> Opinions welcome
>

In the past, I tried to use your farm on dromedary to build some XS 
modules, but if my memories don't fool me it failed exactly because of 
this 32bits/64bits mismatch. So I believe 1°) would be more useful in 
the long run.


Vincent

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