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Re: Serious problems upgrading libc6 (was Re: New libc6 breaks exim?)

Herbert Xu <herbert@gondor.apana.org.au> wrote:
>Colin Watson <cjw44@flatline.org.uk> wrote:
>> Going down to single-user mode and then back up to runlevel 2 seems to
>> have fixed most such problems. Sending a SIGHUP to inetd, as libc6's
>> postinst does via '/etc/init.d/inetd restart', is not enough - it needs
>> to be stopped and started again.
>/etc/init.d/inetd restart kills inetd and restarts it, no SIGHUPs involved

Oh yeah - sorry, I was in a hurry and looked at the reload case instead.
In that case maybe it was due to the new libdb2 not yet having been
installed when inetd was restarted.

Colin Watson                                     [cjw44@flatline.org.uk]

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