Re: Serious problems upgrading libc6 (was Re: New libc6 breaks exim?)
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- Subject: Re: Serious problems upgrading libc6 (was Re: New libc6 breaks exim?)
- From: Colin Watson <firstname.lastname@example.org>
- Date: Wed, 27 Sep 2000 12:08:15 +0100
- Message-id: <20000927120814.A31944@riva.ucam.org>
- In-reply-to: <E13eDRR-00075X-00@localhost>; from email@example.com on Wed, Sep 27, 2000 at 10:23:53AM +0100
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On Wed, 27 Sep 2000 at 10:23:53 +0100, Colin Watson wrote:
> Daniel Burrows <Daniel_Burrows@brown.edu> wrote:
> > Just a heads-up -- I upgraded to the new libc6 version, and exim
> >started refusing to accept SMTP connections from fetchmail.  I'm not
> >sure what the issue is exactly, but when running /usr/sbin/sendmail
> >manually some non-fatal errors are displayed about libdb2.so.
> I had that, and more; perl completely failed to start between libc6
> being unpacked and libdb2 being unpacked (it couldn't link to
> libdb.so.3). exim still says "exim: /usr/lib/libdb.so.2: no version
> information available (required by exim)", as does htdig.
And, for a while there, apt-get was segfaulting when trying to build its
dependency tree. It isn't doing so now; I don't think I've changed
anything significant ...
Colin Watson [firstname.lastname@example.org]