Docs for running 32-bit apps?

Ruslan Ermilov ru at
Mon Jan 16 01:18:43 PST 2006

On Mon, Jan 16, 2006 at 04:50:52PM +0900, Tommi L?tti wrote:
> conrads at wrote:
> >Anyone know if there's any documentation anywhere re: how to run 32-bit 
> >apps
> >under amd64, and if so, where they might be found?
> You should be able to 'just run them', if you have the lib32 installed 
> in your system.
> --snip--
> $ cat /usr/src/tools/lib32/README
> # $FreeBSD: src/tools/lib32/README,v 1.2 2004/11/25 04:25:21 peter Exp $
> Set WITH_LIB32=yes in /etc/make.conf and do a buildworld/installworld.
> Alternatively, if you have just done a buildworld/installworld, you
> might be able to 'make build32' and 'make install32' in the top of the
> /usr/src tree.
> --snip--
This README is stale.  32-bit runtime support is now installed by
default, unless overridden with NO_LIB32.

Ruslan Ermilov
ru at
FreeBSD committer
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