librin.so.1 Posted December 27, 2018 Report Share Posted December 27, 2018 So I noticed multilib support is being removed with the 1.3 release. I personally welcome moving to pure AMD64 and have done so ages ago on most machines I manage, but then there's all that pesky ｐｒｏｐｒｉｅｔａｒｙ ｓｏｆｔｗａｒｅ that cannot be recompiled at-will. I've seen the wiki guide on running a x86 chroot as a workaround, but it looks like it creates a purely AMD64 system with a purely x86 system in a chroot. But I'd like to clear something out: with this particular approach, is it possible to somehow fuse the base system with whatever is in the chroot to make a makeshift multilib-like system? Reason for asking this is because in particular, some games require additional x86 software to launch / run, while the game itself outright requires AMD64 (e.g. running a AMD64-only game on steam, which itself needs x86). How about Wine, too? To quote Wine Wiki: "Even many 64-bit programs still include 32-bit components" (applicable to windows software), so being able to have a WoW64 build of wine would also be preferred, again, mostly for AMD64-only games. If that is not possible, I suppose I could try to run a gentoo chroot within my funtoo gaming machine, but this brings a multitude of other problems, so I'd rather not, if possible. :V TL;DR how do I run games that effectively require both x86 and AMD64 to function after upgrading Funtoo to 1.3? seaofash 1 Link to comment Share on other sites More sharing options...
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