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FS#36825 - [pcsxr] All plugins are 32bit. x86_64 package needs to be in [multilib] instead.

Attached to Project: Community Packages
Opened by Chris Pinkus (chrisbpinkus) - Sunday, 08 September 2013, 02:41 GMT
Last edited by Jakob Gruber (schuay) - Tuesday, 10 September 2013, 08:50 GMT
Task Type General Gripe
Category Packages
Status Closed
Assigned To Jakob Gruber (schuay)
Architecture x86_64
Severity Low
Priority Normal
Reported Version
Due in Version Undecided
Due Date Undecided
Percent Complete 100%
Votes 1
Private No


Description: This software is designed to be used with plugins, and all plugins are written for 32bit only.

Additional info:
All versions
It would make more sense to have an i686[multilib] of this package instead of x86_64[community].

Steps to reproduce:
Simply installing the x86_64 package from [community] renders 32bit plugins unusable.
There is no [multilib] package and no [multilib] dependencies available for x86_64
users, which forces users to install a package that is incompatible with any plugins.
This task depends upon

Closed by  Jakob Gruber (schuay)
Tuesday, 10 September 2013, 08:50 GMT
Reason for closing:  Fixed
Comment by Jakob Gruber (schuay) - Tuesday, 10 September 2013, 08:50 GMT
As far as I know, only the X11 plugin uses i686 assembler code. Remaining plugins work just fine for me on x86_64. I've added nasm as makedepends for the i686 version, and left x86_64 as is.