Re: lchown/dpkg was dead, but I killed it again!
Loic Prylli wrote:
> It is at:
> As dpkg may be screwed in your current setting, you can install
> manually the libc file that I have just added:
> Do not forget to make it executable before installation and to check
> the right symlink is there, and to do the switch atomically.
Okay, I can confirm that the libc-2.0.7.so file packed in the .deb will work, and
that the one linked to will not-- this may be my fault, however. It seemed to
fix the problem with dpkg initially, but then, while trying to upgrade my
libstdc++2.9 to 60-1 from 58-5, I got,
dpkg: error processing libstdc++2.9_2.91.60-1.deb (--install):
unable to chown backup symlink for 'usr/lib/libstdc++.so.2.9': Function not
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