After toying around with Microsoft’s Hyper-V 2012 RC, I discovered that by default ServerCore-WOW64 isn’t installed in the Hyper-V 2012 installation. Now that’s a good thing for the most part because, why the heck would you want to run 32-bit applications on a server that you aren’t even supposed to be using as a workstation for in the first place?
I was wrong. Some tools like smartmontools only have Win32 binaries distributed by the project.
To save the hassle of people having to download MinGW 64-bit and the msys tools and manually compiling smartmontools, I’m going to share my binaries that I’ve compiled:
Yes, I’m too lazy to register or upload it to my FTP site.