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Accidentally deleted symlink libc.so.6 in CentOS 6.4. How to get sudo privilege to re-create it?

I accidentally deleted the symbol link /lib64/libc.so.6 -> /lib64/libc-2.12.so with $ sudo rm libc.so.6 Then I can not use anything including ls command. The error appears for any command I type ...
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Linux: Block IPv6 for certain applications / hostnames

Problem and aim We don't get IPv6 from our ISP thus I have an IPv6 tunnel which works fine but is, of course, not very fast. And not really reliable. I like to have IPv6 available "just in case" but ...
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can not install glibc-devel 'Requires: libnss_files.so.2' error

I'm using Linux 6.1 I need to install glibc-devel but it fails with this error. [root@server1 Packages]# yum install glibc-devel-2.12-1.25.el6.i686.rpm Loaded plugins: refresh-packagekit Setting up ...
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needs updated glibc package version 3.4.15 or later for RHEL6

I want to upgrade my current running applications to latest version. But due to some package issue i am unable to install them. I get common error in that: /usr/lib64/libstdc++.so.6: version ...
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What can go wrong with a GLIBC upgrade?

I recently installed a piece of software that my group needs for a research project starting next September. Turns out the software has a known crash bug when used with glibc 2.12.1. My boss asked ...
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Linux/glibc queries localhost for DNS even if no resolver is configured

Basically, with an empty resolv.conf (and no weird stuff configured like resolvconf, nscd...nothing at all, just a plain squeeze install), I see DNS queries to 127.0.0.1 port 53 when trying to resolve ...
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`GLIBC_2.7' not found

I have fpcalc installed on Linux and when I execute the following command: ./fpcalc I get an error saying: ./fpcalc: /lib/libc.so.6: version `GLIBC_2.7' not found (required by ./fpcalc) I ...
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Install Glibc2 using Yum

I'm trying to install glibc2 version 2.11 that's needed for openoffice 3.4 https://issues.apache.org/ooo/show_bug.cgi?id=119393 but i can't seem to find the dependency with yum. I already have the ...
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5 second resolving delay

Using wget (curl, httplib2) I always get a 5 second resolving timeout. This issue doesn't arrive when I do wget -4 or wget -6. Resolving also works using dig or host. Delay can be lowered using ...
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What does glibc detected …httpd: double free or corruption mean?

I have an EC2 server running that I use to process image uploads. i have a flash swf that handles uploading to the server from my local disk - while uploading about 130 images (a total of about 650MB) ...