[CentOS] Force to install 64 bit packages only

Marco Benton marco at xssnet.com
Tue Dec 16 20:02:40 UTC 2008


John R Pierce wrote:
> Marco Benton wrote:
>> Sergio Belkin wrote:
>>   
>>> How to configure yum for install only 64 bit packages?
>>>
>>> thanks in advance
>>>
>>>     
>> Just thought I throw in that an "official" Sun Java 64bit browser plugin 
>> is now available.
>>   
> 
> last I looked, with Sun Java you had to install both the 32bit core JVM 
> *and* the 64 bit extensions to get 64bit java.
> 
> this in turn probably has some basic 32bit library dependencies.

dont know how they do it?  but I just download 64bit RPM from the EA site.

https://jdk6.dev.java.net/6uNea.html

works fine so far in my 64bit browser.



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