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Optional update for glibc


(Last modified: 11NOV2002)

solutions Optional update for glibc SuSE Linux Maintenance Web (ca21cfbe6c29beeb2f952a34abd45327)

Applies to

Product(s): SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 8 for x86
SuSE Linux Openexchange Server 4

Package: glibc
Release: 20021111
Obsoletes: none


Problem description

Due to a mistake, the i686 optimized glibc was not build with floating
stack support for the pthread library. If you need floating stack
support for threads, you should update to this version.


Please install the updates provided at the location noted below.

Installation notes

This update is provided as an RPM package that can easily be installed onto a running system by using this command:
rpm -Uvh glibc.rpm

links to download packages

Download Source Packages

Download the source code of the patches for maintained products.


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