Subject: Re: GNOME screensaver hangs
To: None <M.Drochner@fz-juelich.de>
From: Rakhesh Sasidharan <email@example.com>
Date: 05/27/2006 15:34:06
> It is not that hard on a native system which is otherwise unchanged
> and not in production use:
> -apply the appended patch (there will be conflicts around the
> RCS ID strings which are harmless)
How do I "apply" the appended patch? I understand there must be some
command, and to that I must give ur patch and the original
"lib/libc/rpc/clnt_vc.c" file as arguments. What command?
> altertatively, "cvs update -j1.13 -j1.14 clnt_vc.c" should
> yield the same result
I suppose before that I'll have to give the repository name etc ...
what is that?
I can issue this command from anywhere right? Or do I have to change
directories to someplace?
> -cd /usr/src/lib/libc
> -make obj; make dependall
> -This will take a while.
> -make a backup copy of the old /lib/libc.so.12.x
> -make install
> -try some commands, just to test the new libc
Any usual commands would do? "ls" "mv" "nano" and so on?
> -if everything looks fine, reboot
> -if not: /rescue/mv /lib/<saved libc.so.12.x> /lib/<old name>
> I should better recommend that you have a backup of your important
Thanks a lot for the steps. :)
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