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Re: PHP-GD at 64bit?

> My experience is that without too much work, 64-bit applications can be
> fixed.
> The biggest problem I've seen has been functions with 'long' parameters
> where the caller doesn't have a prototype declaration.  I've also see
> some problems with format strings in printf/scanf.

I think the problem is not so much applications that have to be fixed,
but the build process. Last time I tried a 64 bit pkgsrc on Solaris, I
think libncurses came out 32 bit, probably because some compiler or
linker flags were removed. Given the, well, convoluted nature of
pkgsrc, these types of problems are sometimes hard to pinpoint and

Joern Clausen

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