[Wlug] AMD64 and 32-bit apps

Mike Frysinger vapier at gentoo.org
Tue May 3 16:41:48 EDT 2005


On Tuesday 03 May 2005 04:30 pm, Mike Frysinger wrote:
> On Tuesday 03 May 2005 03:02 pm, James Baldassari wrote:
> > For example, Flash doesn't seem to work on AMD64 yet, and
> > I don't think you can play WMV files, even with the 32-bit libraries.
>
> sure it does, install the ...

err i misread you ...

yeah, xine & mplayer seem to be a bit flaky in amd64 atm compared to x86 in 
terms of supporting a wide variety of formats

on x86, i rarely found a media file that neither xine or mplayer would play 
properly, but on amd64 it's harder to get those random formats to play nicely 
(or at all) :(
-mike


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