Re: Vim broken on HPPA?
On Thu, 5 Jun 2003, Matthew Wilcox wrote:
> On Thu, Jun 05, 2003 at 11:28:51AM -0700, Jeremy Drake wrote:
> > This may have been previously reported/known, but vim is segfaulting on my
> > debian/unstable parisc box. I allow that by using unstable I should
> > expect things to break periodically. Still, could somebody take a look at
> > this?
> glibc is broken. downgrade to -16
Yep -- that fixed it.
Just out of curiosity, is there a handy apt way to downgrade a package? I
ftp'd to ftp.us.debian.org and grabbed libc6_2.3.1-16_hppa.deb out of the
pool and installed it. There must be a better way.
One good turn asketh another.
-- John Heywood