Subject: Re: Another stat13 problem
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: maximum entropy <email@example.com>
Date: 11/06/1997 13:14:23
>From: Simon Burge <firstname.lastname@example.org>
>The setup I've got is two machines, each with root and /var on a local
>disk, and /usr mounted of a file server. Both of these machines were
>running -current of about August 26th. I've recently run a "make build"
>with October 29 sources on one of the machines (vlad), and now the other
>machine (mona) is a little knackered. Trying to telnet to mona gives
> balrog:~ 3> telnet mona
> Trying 220.127.116.11...
> Connected to mona.supp.cpr.itg.telecom.com.au.
> Escape character is '^]'.
> telnetd: undefined symbol: '__stat13' 12
> Connection closed by foreign host.
Make sure the kernel and *all* of userland on mona (especially /bin
and /sbin which are not on the shared /usr filesystem) are up to date.
Reboot mona and all should be well.
This isn't really a kernel problem, it's caused by out-of-date
userland binaries but up-to-date shared libs.
entropy -- it's not just a good idea, it's the second law.