Re: Embedded glibc in Debian
+++ Neil Williams [2009-05-05 21:35 +0100]:
> [Aurelien has] just uploaded Embedded GLIBC (EGLIBC) into the archive
> (it is currently waiting in the NEW queue), which will soon replace the
> GNU C Library (GLIBC).
> Superb! This is going to make Crush a lot more friendly.
It also allows multicore arm processors to work. The MPCore memory
barrier fixes only ever made it into eglibc (so far as I know) so
glibc was broken in this regard. I've been wondering for 18 months how
to resolve this, so this is extremely good news.
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