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Re: kernel glib catch-22

On Wed, Oct 17, 2007 at 03:05:11PM -0700, Curtis Cooley wrote:
> I've got a B2000 running debian HPPA linux, but I can't seem to
> update/upgrade it any more. When I try to update the kernel,
> 2.6.8-3-32-smp, it says I need new glibc libraries, but the new glibc
> libraries claim they need a 2.6.9 kernel or later. Any ideas how to get
> around this?

Which glibc are you currently using?  It should work to upgrade to
etch's glibc, then etch's kernel, then reboot to use etch's kernel, then
upgrade to lenny's glibc.

Intel are signing my paycheques ... these opinions are still mine
"Bill, look, we understand that you're interested in selling us this
operating system, but compare it to ours.  We can't possibly take such
a retrograde step."

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