Subject: Re: SuSE package changes for x86_64
To: None <>
From: Johnny C. Lam <>
List: pkgsrc-users
Date: 07/29/2007 09:03:16
On Sun, Jul 29, 2007 at 05:37:25AM +0000, Johnny C. Lam wrote:
> I have made some changes to the way that the SuSE packages work.  If
> you are using an x86_64 platform, e.g. amd64, then in order to build
> the suse100* or suse91* packages for use with COMPAT_LINUX32, then
> set EMUL_PLATFORM=linux-i386 when building, e.g.
> 	# cd pkgsrc/emulators/suse100_base
> 	# bmake install EMUL_PLATFORM=linux-i386
> I will soon commit a set of 32-bit packages that can be used automatically
> to satisfy dependencies for 32-bit-only Linux packages.

I've committed 32-bit SuSE Linux packages for use by NetBSD/x86_64 as
pkgsrc/emulators/suse100_32_* and pkgsrc/emulators/suse91_32_*.  These
will be used to automatically satisfy dependencies for 32-bit-only
Linux packages on NetBSD/x86_64, so no user-level fiddling is necessary.


	-- Johnny Lam <>