Re: apt-get upgrade dies badly ...
On Tue, 2 Nov 1999, Tom Michiels wrote:
> Me too :(
> I had serious libc6.1 problems after an apt-get upgrade.
> I saved the system by ftp-ing libc6.1 2.1.2-8 and installing it
> manualy with dpkg. I ended up with a system full of broken
> dependencies. Both dselect and apt-get were broken.
> So I spend a lot of time fixing things manualy.
Sorry. This should've only happened with libc6.1 2.1.2-6 and older Alphas
that don't support 21164 instructions. It was a compile error on my part
(sorry). -8 and -9 should be fine, though. Can someone please test
upgrade from a glibc version prior to -6 when they can?