Problems compiling in snow leopard

Dan Poirier poirier at
Mon Apr 26 11:28:15 PDT 2010

On 2010-04-26 at 11:06, Nuno Santos <nunosantos at> wrote:

> the problem is that for that i have a brand new mac which comes with
> snow leopard installled but when i make uname -a the architecture is
> i386. so the kernel is running in 32 bit mode...

That does not mean you have to build software in 32-bit mode.  Snow
Leopard typically runs the kernel in 32-bit mode, but most applications
in 64-bit mode.

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