[squeak-dev] 64 bit FFI

K K Subbu kksubbu.ml at gmail.com
Thu Mar 19 08:00:06 UTC 2020

On 18/03/20 5:28 PM, gettimothy via Squeak-dev wrote:
> Step 1: verify working on 32 bit machines.  Well, I do not have a 32 bit 
> machine that can run squeak (old pentium laptop --the kind that catches 
> on fire) and I tried running side-by-side on Ubuntu.
> 64 bit runs fine, 32 bit tries to launch and cannot find the display 
> driver.  I could install 32 bit compat libs on my Slackware distro boot, 
> but I prefer to keep that pristine.
> I don't care for fighting with Ubuntu, so if anybody knows a quick fix, 
> much appreciated. I can get the exact error if needed, just need to 
> reboot and retry.
Have you tried booting 32-bit Ubuntu from a live USB (4GB+) drive for 
your experiments?

Regards .. Subbu

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