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Re: amd64 build of Lubuntu.


On Tue, 10 May 2011 22:53:32 -0400
Kendall Weaver <kendall@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:

> I had some free time today so I went ahead and spun up an amd64 Lubuntu
> 11.04 build. The package list is identical to the i386 save one xorg package
> that isn't available in the 64 bit architecture. I just finished installing
> it on my test box and everything seems to be working identically to the i386
> as best as I can tell. The only things that are beyond my capacity to test
> are the usb-creator.exe and wubi.exe applications as I don't have a Windows
> system anywhere and I'm unfamiliar with what (if any) changes need to be
> made there. Currently the .exe files that are on the .iso are the same ones
> used in the amd64 Xubuntu build.

Thank Kendall. I wondered how do you create this image. Do you use a script or did you do it manualy with a chroot ?

If we don't find bugs when testing it, we can probably ship it as an non-offcial ISO, like the alternate CD we had for 10.10.

Julien Lavergne

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