Re: Another solution (was Re: All services that require a restart from libc6 upgrade...)
On 19 Oct 2000, Stephen Zander wrote:
> >>>>> "Steve" == Steve Robbins <email@example.com> writes:
> Steve> During the upgrade to 2.1.4, the new libnss_* files get
> Steve> installed, but the old ones are left. A running daemon
> Steve> with the old libc mapped should get the right libnss_*.so,
> Steve> is it not so?
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> To leave the old NSS libraries lying around, which I believe is the
> core of your suggestion, would require fundamentally changing the
> packaging system as the removal of old files is intrinsic to its
Yes, good point. It certainly seems that restarting daemons is easier
than changing the packaging system. ;-) I just wanted to be certain that
I understood the problem.