[OSM-dev] mmap() (was: Re: Some statistics for file-format -development)

Dave Hansen dave at sr71.net
Thu Dec 4 23:20:02 GMT 2008


On Tue, 2008-11-25 at 14:49 +0100, Sascha Silbe wrote:
> I don't think that's possible. Both 32bit and 64bit userspace and 
> emulation work with a 64bit kernel, but at least 64bit userspace on a 
> 32bit kernel isn't possible.

Believe it or not, people actually do this on powerpc.  I know there are
32-bit AIX kernels that can run 64-bit apps.  I don't think us Linux
folk are that nuts. ;)

-- Dave





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