On Mittwoch 05 November 2008, Alan McKinnon wrote:
> On Wednesday 05 November 2008 18:22:00 Volker Armin Hemmann wrote:
> > On Mittwoch 05 November 2008, Daniel Pielmeier wrote:
> > > 2008/11/5 Momesso Andrea <email@example.com>:
> > > > So it is possible to chroot from a 32 to a 64 bit enviroment? And is
> > > > it safe?
> > >
> > > AFAIK chroot from 32 to 64 bit is not possible.
> > you are wrong.
> > You can do it, BUT you need a 64bit kernel.
> Ah, but how often have you seen a 32 bit userland running atop a 64 bit
> kernel? I've never seen it (unusual cases like a 32 bit Firefox on a 64 bit
> system excepted)
just boot systemresucuecd with the 64bit kernel. You have a 32bit userland,
64bit kernel and you can chroot into 64bit systems without any problems at