[Slackbuilds-users] slackbuild(s) failing on S14.1-64 when compat32 installed

Jim Diamond Jim.Diamond at acadiau.ca
Tue Dec 31 15:44:45 UTC 2013

On Mon, Dec 23, 2013 at 09:41 (-0600), Gerardo Zamudio wrote:

> On Sun, Dec 22, 2013 at 1:16 PM, Jim Diamond <Jim.Diamond at acadiau.ca> wrote:

>> Gerardo,

>> thanks very much for that info.

>> In the bigger picture, while I can appreciate that the multilib setup
>> is not "officially supported", I am wondering if there is any danger
>> to adding
>> to the slackbuild template (and to most slackbuilds).

>> That is, if
>> (a) it doesn't break anything on non-multilib systems, and
>> (b) it makes more slackbuilds work on multilib systems
>> then aside from one more line of code, is there any harm?

>> Thanks.

> I think the reason is simply because multilib is not Slackware standard,
> and the scripts are meant for a stock Slackware installation. Perhaps a
> SlackBuilds admin can better answer that question.

No comments from On High?

Can anyone point out a situation where adding
to the configure is certainly/likely/possibly going to break something?



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