i386 compat

Hermit klowther at cisnet.com
Mon Oct 11 14:25:50 PDT 2004

Turns out the /lib32 directory isn't on 
there and I can't find a port for it.


Hermit wrote:
> I'm new to FreeBSD.   5.2.1 amd64 is listed as 'supported' for a 
> commerical package I need to run.  I try to install mysql40-server, and 
> other things for that matter, and the system complains that the package 
> is for i386 machines. How do I get around this?  I've spent hours and 
> finally found this in the archives:
> You need to run /usr/src/tools/lib32/build32.sh with cwd set to /usr/src
> to build the 32-bit loader & basic libraries.
> Is this my answer?  What is 'cwd set to /usr/src mean?
> Thanks.
> Ken
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