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Re: Sharing an index file between 64-bit and 32-bit

From: Sam Tregar <sam(at)not-real.tregar.com>
Date: Tue Jul 19 2005 - 01:22:01 GMT
On Mon, 18 Jul 2005, David L Norris wrote:

> Have you tried building Swish-e with 64-bit file support on your 32-bit
> system?  I'd be very curious to know if the database is portable between
> 32 and 64 bit systems in that way.
> 
> Enable 64-bit file support:
>   ./configure CPPFLAGS='-D_LARGEFILE_SOURCE -D_FILE_OFFSET_BITS=64'

I'll try that and let you know.

> Of course, if your 64-bit system is AMD Hammer compatible (Athlon 64
> [and Intel Xeon 64-bit?]) then you can run a 32-bit Swish-e.

The CPU is an AMD Operton, so you're right about being able to run
32-bit code.  Do you happen to know how I would compile a 32-bit
Swish-e on my 64-bit system?  I guess I could copy the binaries from
my 32-bit systems if that's not easy to do.

Thanks,
-sam
Received on Mon Jul 18 18:22:04 2005