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REBOL 2 on 64-bit Ubuntu 16.04

I have downloaded REBOL 2 on a test computer with 64-bit Ubuntu, and as expected, it doesn't work, probably of the 64-bitness. I am wondering if anyone has done this and if/how they made it work.    
    
I am aware that there is a 64-bit CORE available, but I am interested in VIEW so I can make GUI's.
    
Thank you.
    
swhite@IS-SWHITE:~$ cd Downloads
swhite@IS-SWHITE:~/Downloads$ dir
rebol-core-278-4-3.tar.gz rebol-view-278-4-3.tar.gz releases
swhite@IS-SWHITE:~/Downloads$ cd releases
swhite@IS-SWHITE:~/Downloads/releases$ dir
rebol-core rebol-view
swhite@IS-SWHITE:~/Downloads/releases$ cd rebol-view
swhite@IS-SWHITE:~/Downloads/releases/rebol-view$ dir
about.txt rebol
swhite@IS-SWHITE:~/Downloads/releases/rebol-view$ ./rebol
bash: ./rebol: No such file or directory
swhite@IS-SWHITE:~/Downloads/releases/rebol-view$ ls -al
total 1192
drwxr-xr-x 2 swhite swhite    4096 Jan 7 2011 .
drwxrwxr-x 4 swhite swhite    4096 Jun 1 12:31 ..
-rw-r--r-- 1 swhite swhite    1794 Jan 7 2011 about.txt
-rwxr-xr-x 1 swhite swhite 1207824 Jan 7 2011 rebol
swhite@IS-SWHITE:~/Downloads/releases/rebol-view$


posted by:   Steven White       2-Jun-2017/12:49:18-7:00



See https://stackoverflow.com/q/39420321/76852 for 64 bit Arch Linux.
    
Or, try atronix engineering 64 bit view for Linux though that's rebol3. See http://rebol.atronixengineering.com/r3/downloads/r3-64-view-linux-dev

posted by:   Graham       2-Jun-2017/15:25:29-7:00



Well, well, there's enough to keep a guy busy for a while. I have not been keeping up on the state of REBOL 3. I downloaded the Windows and Linux versions and have them running on Windows, Opensuse Leap 42.2, and Ubuntu 16.04. Download, run, no fussing. That's the promise of REBOL and it works. I will have to see how my R2 stuff runs on R3.

posted by:   Steven White       2-Jun-2017/16:26:38-7:00



I believe these are 64 bit versions are 32 bit with dependancies. Was this your source? http://www.maxvessi.net/rebsite/Linux/

posted by:   Pete       3-Jun-2017/18:42:36-7:00