Questions tagged [32bit]

The tag has no usage guidance.

Filter by
Sorted by
Tagged with
0 votes
0 answers
38 views

Massive size difference between 32 and 64bit libraries [closed]

I have been building some linux libraries in 32bit and I intent to build many more. However the size of the built 32bit libraries is MUCH smaller than their 64bit counterparts. For instance, the 32bit ...
user avatar
1 vote
1 answer
43 views

Which 32-bit features are still vulnerable to "Retbleed" in the Linux kernel?

I'm updating my kernel to protect my system against the "Retbleed" exploit, and I know that affected 32-bit things haven't received the necessary mitigations. I'm wondering which 32-bit ...
user avatar
  • 231
-2 votes
1 answer
37 views

I did a dumb and deleted /usr/lib32

Today I was having trouble with steam. It wanted some libraries that I didn't have, so I tried to install the steam-native-runtime on my system (I run Artix, basically Arch) and it was yelling about ...
user avatar
  • 37
0 votes
1 answer
418 views

32bit program on 64bit: cannot execute binary file: Exec format error

I'm linking an application consisting out of two libraries in clang under WSL. The command I use looks as follows (simplified): clang -m32 -fsanitize=address -L _build/ -l:lib1.lib -l:lib2.lib -o test ...
user avatar
0 votes
1 answer
418 views

installing 32-bit architecture in amd64 linux

I'm trying to install 32-bit libraries so I can do stack smashing in a amd64 kalios.` The instruction for installation on a x86 linux would be: sudo dpkg --add-architecture i386 && sudo apt-...
user avatar
1 vote
1 answer
75 views

Is it possible to only update 64 bit applications when both 64/32 bit architecture enabled?

I'm using 64 bit Kali Linux, the 32 bit architecture is enabled only for running games with Wine. Every time update package via apt update, it checks both 32/64 bit like: ... Get:12 ... kali-rolling/...
user avatar
  • 155
1 vote
1 answer
184 views

Is there a way to chroot into 32bit system from 64bit host?

I have a 64bit Debian system running on my laptop. I wanted to chroot into a RasPiOS system (Raspberry Pi OS), but this OS is only 32 bit. When I try to chroot I get the following error: # chroot /...
user avatar
0 votes
1 answer
47 views

How to install 32-bit version of package in PKGBUILD?

So I took over an orphaned AUR package that contains separate sources for 32-bit and 64-bit packages. I'm on a 64-bit machine, but I want to also test that the 32-bit installation works before I push ...
user avatar
1 vote
0 answers
159 views

Cannot install Linux on 32bit UEFI System, blank screen after GRUB

I am currently trying to install Linux on an old Laptop because Windows is extremely slow on it. It has a 32bit OS and only UEFI, no BIOS and no Legacy Option. I tried both Debian 32bit and Manjaro ...
user avatar
0 votes
0 answers
91 views

How to configure LFS for multilib support?

I managed to install FLS pure 64-bit, but i want to "upgrade it" so it supports 32-bit also. I don't want to build LFS from ground up again. Is there a way to install multilib support on an ...
user avatar
1 vote
1 answer
263 views

Can I install Docker package on openSUSE Tumbleweed (32-bit)

Problem There is a 32-bit server with Ubuntu 16.04 LTS on it. According to documentation, I cannot install Docker on a 32-bit Ubuntu: OS requirements To install Docker Engine, you need the 64-bit ...
user avatar
  • 1,335
0 votes
1 answer
202 views

How to link 32 bit shared library (.so file) to 32 bit executable?

Short question I tried to use gcc -m32 -c file.c -o file.o -Llib -llibname command to link my 32 bit shared library (.so file) to 32 bit executable. But it seems like library not added. Long question ...
user avatar
  • 63
1 vote
1 answer
723 views

grub-install: info: ... but x86_64-efi platform not available

I've installed LUbuntu on a system and it boots nicely in BIOS mode. Unfortunately I need to boot the system in EFI mode, so I booted the stick again. Made sure that it booted in EFI, mounted ...
user avatar
1 vote
1 answer
65 views

Which Linux distribution to use on 32 bit processor [closed]

I have a Lenovo G580 model bought in year 2013. It has a 32 bit processor. I want to know which distribution of Linux will work perfectly on this machine.
user avatar
2 votes
1 answer
850 views

Wine64 or Wine 32 for 64-bit Lubuntu 20.04?

I am running 64-bit Lubuntu 20.04. I have some old windows executables, which I am not sure if they are 32-bit or 64-bit. As far as I know, 64-bit Windows can run 32-bit executables. Would you ...
user avatar
  • 107
3 votes
2 answers
11k views

How to run 32-bit (armhf) binaries on 64-bit (arm64) Debian OS on Raspberry Pi?

Original Problem I have aarch64/arm64 version of Debian on a Raspberry Pi 3 B+ (2017) or Pi 4 (using an image from here). Now I want to run 32-bit (armhf/armv7) versions of some applications/libraries ...
user avatar
  • 133
0 votes
1 answer
485 views

Why I can't compile cpp file using gcc to be 32 bit?

linux 64 bit and while trying to compile my cpp file I receive an error would appreciate any help, thank you The gcc command gcc -m32 -g mmn12-q2.cpp -lstdc++ The error: /usr/bin/ld: skipping ...
user avatar
0 votes
1 answer
208 views

Debian 10 (32-bit) not returning json data from REST API

I'm using an 11 year old 32-bit mini-PC (ViewSonic) with Debian 10 installed and no matter what I try, I can't get data from the following REST API. I have tried using curl and wget, but they always ...
user avatar
1 vote
2 answers
472 views

How to upgrade Lubuntu to Debian?

Lubuntu 32 bit linux is End of Life: https://l.me/sunsetting-i386/ Debian continues to be a basic reliable distro for 32 bit CPU's Since Lubuntu is based on Ubuntu/Debian it is possible to 'upgrade' ...
user avatar
  • 164
0 votes
1 answer
70 views

Detect if the computers hardware is capable for a 64bit system?

I'm more and more getting into trouble with my Debian 32 bit system, since some software such as the signal messenger are not written for 32 bit anymore. Operating System: Debian GNU/Linux bullseye/...
user avatar
  • 4,878
0 votes
2 answers
464 views

Why does the year 2038 problem occur in the first place?

I've seen many questions on stack overflow about why some code isn't working with times beyond the year 2038, but the answers usually only recommend to upgrade to a 64 bit operating system. My ...
user avatar
  • 103
0 votes
1 answer
85 views

How can I make 32-bit program run on the 64-bit Tails OS?

Like the title, I want to make 32-bit program run on the 64-bit Tails OS, so I download a package named ia32-libs_2020.05.27_amd64.deb, then dpkg it, but it did't work, the terminal said I should ...
user avatar
  • 11
0 votes
2 answers
377 views

Install 32-bit ubuntu on new 64-bit machine

I have a new hp 2020 laptop, which is obviously a 64-bit machine. I need to develop some projects on the DSP board, and required SDK can only be installed on a 32-bit machine (I have a binary ...
user avatar
1 vote
2 answers
112 views

Is an Arch-based distribution a valid option for my old Pentium M (fam-6 model-13) cpu with a 40 gig drive? [closed]

If so what flavor would be recommended ? (I have cross-posted this to superuser since I an confused about my hardware limitations) http://paste.ubuntu.com/p/jbQQJ9PSC8/ http://paste.ubuntu.com/p/...
user avatar
2 votes
0 answers
71 views

bunsenlabs helium synaptics touchpad exists in system but doesn't work

I just install bunsenlabs helium 32bit on my old machine. TOSHIBA NB520 w/ INTEL ATOM INSIDE and 2GB RAM Unfortunately the touchpad does not work propertly. Indeed it doesn't work at all. I have ...
user avatar
2 votes
1 answer
75 views

dmesg says: "Warning: Outdated ThinkPad BIOS/EC firmware ... may be missing critical bug fixes". Why is it being so alarmist?

Background I'm running Xubuntu 18.04.4 LTS on an ancient 32-bit ThinkPad T60. dmesg reports: [ 27.726785] thinkpad_acpi: ThinkPad ACPI Extras v0.26 [ 27.726789] thinkpad_acpi: http://ibm-acpi.sf....
user avatar
11 votes
3 answers
2k views

Is it worth reinstalling 64-bit Ubuntu instead of 32-bit on old hardware? [closed]

I have an old machine with an Intel D2700DC motherboard. I use it as a home server for some side projects. I have Ubuntu 32-bit installed on it, but recently figured out that its embedded D2700DC CPU ...
user avatar
  • 131
0 votes
1 answer
5k views

32-bit libraries GCC for RHEL/CentOS 7

yum groupinstall "Compatibility Libraries" Loaded plugins: langpacks, product-id, search-disabled-repos, subscription-manager There is no installed groups file. Maybe run: yum groups mark convert (...
user avatar
  • 4,291
3 votes
1 answer
1k views

How to boot 32-bit Linux kernel on 64-bit UEFI system without CSM

I have a system on which I have to run a 32-bit Linux kernel, as it needs to interact with obsolete hardware which only have a 32-bit driver available. Changing the driver is not feasible. The Dell ...
user avatar
3 votes
2 answers
701 views

Pendrive Linux with encrypted & persistent storage?

I want to create a cryptowallet on a USB stick. My idea was to find a pendrive Linux to install on a USB stick that I can carry around, put it into any (old) computer, boot and use the wallet. My ...
user avatar
1 vote
2 answers
3k views

From where can I download 32 bit iso images of Arch Linux or Fedora

I just need to start learning linux OS. So as I have a old pc I need 32 bit images Is there 32 bit images available for 1) Fedora 2)Arch linux
user avatar
0 votes
2 answers
78 views

Recommended Linux on 32 bit PC [closed]

I have a 32 bit PC with 3 GB RAM and 256 MB graphics memory. I wanted to start learning Linux, but the problem is finding the right distribution. I prefer to use Oracle VirtualBox. Ubuntu recently ...
user avatar
0 votes
0 answers
106 views

Issue with linking in Fedora 32 bit OS

Can anyone help what is this error mean? I am new to Linux Environment /usr/bin/ld: skipping incompatible ../../bin/linux.i486/libLogLibrary.a when searching for -lLogLibrary /usr/bin/ld: cannot find ...
user avatar
  • 1
0 votes
2 answers
100 views

Compile NCFTP for 32 bit target

System details- Linux Kernel Release(2.6.18-164.el5), Machine Hardware Architecture(i686) I have to compile ncftp client source code on 64 bit architecture to create 32 bit binaries. I don't have ...
user avatar
1 vote
1 answer
1k views

32-bit version of udev and usb library in ubuntu

I had a project which uses libudev and libusb libraries. Operating System: Ubuntu 18.04 64-bit Initially the application was 64-bit, so there was no issue. Now, there is a new requirement of ...
user avatar
  • 261
2 votes
1 answer
2k views

Install LXLE on Lenovo Yoga tablet 2 1051L/F

I have pretty much tried everything I can find, but I haven't manged to get it to work. I have somehow managed to have GRUB2 available with WUBI, and have tried that way to start a live USB. ...
user avatar
3 votes
4 answers
283 views

Linux distribution for USB that works on 32/64 and on Mac [closed]

I'm looking for a Linux distribution that I can run from USB that works on almost every computer that I will encounter. I need this because I repair computers and want to run all kinds of tools. I ...
user avatar
  • 143
0 votes
1 answer
352 views

32 bit CentOS bootable USB drive is not detected in UEFI mode

I am trying to install CentOS on my intel compute stick which has 32 bit architecture using Intel Atom Processor. (Intel compute stick CS125 with 32 Bit Atom processor) The link to kernel is here: ...
user avatar
  • 191
8 votes
2 answers
2k views

Installing PowerShell on 32-bit Kali OS fails

I am having some issues installing PowerShell on my 32-bit Kali Linux PC.  I followed this guide and started with: apt update && apt -y install curl gnupg apt-transport-https Next, I ...
user avatar
  • 129
0 votes
1 answer
93 views

Sound doesn't work after migrating archlinux32 to new hardware

After changing a hardware and booting up same operating system(archlinux32) on it the sound doesn't work at all. On old hardware it worked well. When migrated: Booted up a live ISO Ran mkinitcpio -p ...
user avatar
  • 379
0 votes
1 answer
1k views

Redhat repos not found

I have a Redhat 7 system on loan from a customer in order to install a 32-bit application. To get the application to work, I need to install the gtk2.i686 toolkit. By doing this command: yum list --...
user avatar
0 votes
0 answers
957 views

Unable to install 32-bit Gtk on RedHat 7: Protected multilib versions

I'm trying to install a 32-bit version of the GTK onto a RedHat 7 Enterprise system. As the system isn't yet registered with Red Hat, I've gone ahead and used a Centos 7 repo for now. If I understand ...
user avatar
2 votes
3 answers
57 views

Are there any current videostream-player-type 32-bit distros in 2019?

I have these thin clients that are not in use I think they’d do perfect for a security camera video wall—just feed them an RTSP/RTMP URL and be done, GUI not needed. I’ve been lazily looking for ...
user avatar
  • 93
0 votes
1 answer
701 views

How to configure rpmbuild to forbid installing 32 bit package in 64 bit systems?

I'm packaging software in RPM and distributing it in different packages by architecture (32bit or 64bit). Some libraries of my 32bit package have binaries that cannot be executed in 64bit systems (...
user avatar
2 votes
1 answer
804 views

C++ Build 32bit binary on 64bit system [closed]

So I have a project that I want to be able to build as a 64bit binary as well as as a 32bit one. My machine itself is 64bit and the 64bit compile works just fine. I am using cake to build my ...
user avatar
  • 625
0 votes
1 answer
2k views

32-bit compatability environment in Linux Mint 19? [duplicate]

I am trying to run Secondlife in Linux Mint 19. However it's a 32-bit program and I'm running a 64-bit system. How do I install a 32-bit compatibility environment in Linux Mint 19?
user avatar
10 votes
2 answers
4k views

What does it take to run 64-bit userland software on a 32-bit kernel?

On Linux and Windows, I'm used to the situation that I require a 64-bit kernel to have a system with multiarch/WoW where I can run 32-bit and 64-bit software side-by-side. And then, years ago it blew ...
user avatar
  • 223
3 votes
1 answer
306 views

List all 32 Bit packages on a Gentoo System

How can I get a list of all installed 32 Bit packages on a Gentoo Linux system?
user avatar
  • 3,673
1 vote
1 answer
240 views

Can postgresql-9.6:i386 be installed on amd64 Debian(9) build? [closed]

So I am currently running a Debian 9 64-bit LINUX build (for some background). I have installed unixODBC (compiled as 32 bit) and odbc-postgresql:i386, now the final piece should be to install the ...
user avatar
  • 113
1 vote
0 answers
2k views

How can I get Linux fully installed and operational on 32 bit U/EFI & 64 bit Atom (baytrail) tablet?

How can I get Linux fully installed and operational on a 2 in 1 Trio Windows 10.1 OD Tablet? ( http://www.triotablets.us/tablets/windows-tablets/pro-book-10-1/ ) It utilizes a 32 bit U/EFI and a ...
user avatar