On Thursday 05 August 2004 09:41, John P. Looney wrote:
> On Thu, Aug 05, 2004 at 09:17:16AM +0100, John P. Looney mentioned:
> > I've a package that's shipped binary only, and compiled for RedHat 9.
> > As you know, I'm a big fan of RPMs, but I'm not sure how to solve this
> > problem with packages. For instance, it's complaining about not having
> > libstdc++.so.5
> > libgcc_s.so.1
> > And most likely another brace of files too. Is there a neat way to get
> > newer libs on an already running system, without breaking it ?
>> I should expand; to date, my efforts have been in the direction of
> copying required libs into a folder, and running:
>> LD_LIBRARY_PATH=/usr/local/rh9 /usr/local/bin/vendor_program
>> But, it's not quite working; pretty much everything segfaults. I'm gonna
> have to do a whole chroot thing, aren't I ?
No, just upgrade RH 7.2 to RH 9. Well thats what I'd do anyway.
John Allen, mailto:john.allen at dublinux.net
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Mandrake Linux release 10.0 (Community) for i586, kernel 2.6.3-15mdk
10:01:05 up 21:59, 2 users, load average: 0.15, 0.08, 0.07
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