Subject: Re: SuSE Linux 6.1 based packages under 1.3/1.3.x
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Matthias Scheler <email@example.com>
Date: 05/22/1999 12:32:26
In article <37468C4F.9413EBE3@idle.trapdoor.vip.at>,
Rene Hexel <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> So far, I have successfully been using the Linux versions of Netscape
The libc5 or glibc version? I use a fortified glibc version.
> ... Acrobat Reader 4.0, and Corel WordPerfect together with the new
> SuSE library packages.
Great. Time to nuke the old "linux_lib" package.
> I had less luck with 'mtv' -- but since this didn't work under -current
> as well, I presume this is an 'mtv'-specific problem ...
Because "mtv" uses clone(2) it definitely needs 1.4B in fact it is intended
to be a small clone(2) test package. Unfortunately there seems to a bug
in clone(2) which prevents it from working at the moment, Jason Thorpe
has promissed me to have a look at it.
(*) If Todd's package system updates are in I'll mark it.
Matthias Scheler http://home.owl.de/~tron/