[Numpy-discussion] [ANN] numscons 0.3.0 release
Sat Jan 26 02:05:13 CST 2008
Charles R Harris wrote:
> On Jan 25, 2008 11:30 PM, David Cournapeau
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> Charles R Harris wrote:
> > It varies with the Linux distro. The usual convention (LSB, I think)
> > uses /usr/local/lib64, but Debian and distros derived from
> Debian use
> > /usr/local/lib instead. That's how it was the last time I checked,
> > anyway. I don't know what Gentoo and all the others do.
> Grrr, that's annoying. Do you know any resource which has clear
> explanation on that ? (reading LSB documents do not appeal much to me,
> and I would only do that as a last resort).
> The Debian folks will tell you that they did it right and everyone
> else screwed up horribly O_o.
Well, as arrogant as debian folks may be, they are almost always right
:) I will take a look at the debian maintainer guide, then.
> Anyway, it looks like they put the 32 bit stuff in lib32, so if a
> distro has a lib32, then you can figure the 64 bit stuff is in lib.
> Those are the only two variations I know of. What 64 bit windows does,
> I have no idea.
Windows and 64 bits, here is something which scares me. I also have to
see how solaris does it. But anyway, since vmware can run 64 bits OS on
my 32 bits linux, things should be easier.
Thanks for the info,
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