Re: Can we drop upstream Linux x32 support?

From: Thorsten Glaser
Date: Wed Dec 12 2018 - 05:55:43 EST

Steven Newbury dixit:

>I can't help but wonder if it wouldn't make more sense to drop x86
>support from long mode than x32. AMD64 x86 support was always intended

Do you mean i386?

x86 = { i386, x32, amd64 }

No, please donât. I use i386 as âcompanion architectureâ to x32,
only the kernel and actually memory-hungry things (qemu) are
amd64 binaries on my system, and this works very well.

18:47â<mirabilos:#!/bin/mksh> well channelsâ you see, I see everything in the
same window anyway 18:48â<xpt:#!/bin/mksh> i know, you have some kind of
telnet with automatic pong 18:48â<mirabilos:#!/bin/mksh> haha, yes :D
18:49â<mirabilos:#!/bin/mksh> though that's more tinyirc â sirc is more comfy