Questions tagged [glibc]

The GNU C Library (glibc) is an implementation of the standard C library and POSIX API used in the majority of Linux operating systems.

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Install libxml2 2.7.X on CentOS 5.X

CentOS ships with libxml2-2.6.26. I have to install at least 2.7.X version. I downloaded RPMs for libxml2, libxml2-devel and libxml2-python (2.7.8) from XMLSOFT (http://xmlsoft.org/sources/). I am ...
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Newer GLIBC for RHEL/CentOS 5.x

I have a situation where a group of developers is attempting to deploy a binary application to a series of RHEL 5.5 and CentOS 5.5 servers. Unfortunately, the application was developed on another ...
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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 ls:...
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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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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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glibc 2.7 on CentOS 5.5?

I'm trying to run a program that requires glibc 2.7, but I'm running it on CentOS 5.5. Is there any way to do this? I can't upgrade to CentOS 6.
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GLIBC 2.6 on Centos 5.8

There are many discussions about glibc on CentOS on serverfault but I couldn't find one directly related to these: I have CentOS 5.8 server and I would like to install G-WAN. It requires GLIBC 2.6, I ...
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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 have ...
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Yum Update Failing mod_ssl and glibc_devel

Any ideas on how to get this to not fail? # yum update Freeing read locks for locker 0x82: 4189/140342084876032 Freeing read locks for locker 0x84: 4189/140342084876032 Freeing read locks for locker ...