Bug#421037: #421037 libc6: SIGILL on upgrade on netwinder
Riku Voipio wrote:
we are having a problem with glibc2.5 upgrade causing SIGILL
on netwinders. We have not been able reproduce it using etch kernels,
but the bug appears reproducible on europa/elera. Can you have
a look at the issue?
It sounds familiar. I think that about a month or 2 ago after
dist-upgrading my "unstable" machine I was stuck with some libc postinst
issue. As I recall, I simply went back on libstdc package, and it
started to work again. Then after couple of days I did another
dist-upgrade, and had no problems, so I assumed it was a one-off build
However, we can easily work on it...
Please contact me directly, and we can start banging on it, chroot'et or
As to the elara/europa kernel - it looks to me like a mine hand-rolled
kernel built in 2005 on my other machine (Windy). We can start replacing
the kernels as you wish...